This excellent books guides teachers through all steps of introducing a child with autism into their classrooms including:Participating on a IEP team
Making the classroom welcoming to a child on the spectrum
Fostering social development and communication
Moving forward into the curriculum
Children on the autism spectrum can be challenging to teach, especially in a busy, noisy, elementary classroom. This is due to the very nature of their challenges with communication and socialization. This book contains lots of ideas that teachers can use to help reach these students, and shows how to utilize the many professionals available to students on the spectrum. A special section for parents in included.