Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder
The focus of this workshop is to support school personnel, with an emphasis on general education staff, in understanding characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This workshop will also explore potential behavioral and academic impact within a general education se ng as a precursor to planning intervention. Lastly, participants will review the process of developing and navigating an Individualized Education Program (IEP) in order to meet a student’s individualized needs.
Participants will be able to:
• Understand the characteristics of Autism Spectrum Disorder
• Explore behavioral and academic impact within a general education setting
• Review the process of developing and navigating an IEP to meet each student’s individualized needs
This is a 2 hour training.
Site-Based Trainings may be requested via your SELPA Program Specialist with a minimum of 10 participants at your school site. Should you wish to have a Site-Based Training, but do not have 10 participants, the SELPA may be able to pair your LEA’s needs with other local SELPA Partners in order to offer the training at your site.