How can teachers understand the social development of autistic students?

How can teachers understand the social development of autistic students?

Social Interactions are an integral part of our daily life. None of us live in isolation and learning to interact and communicate with people around us is essential to our survival, fulfillment and development. However, people with autism have marked deficits in their social interactions.
For the student with autism, their understanding of themselves and others […]

How do I Teach Children with Autism about Empathy?

How do I Teach Children with Autism about Empathy?

An important difference between typical students and those with autism is the development of mirror neurons. Mirror neurons enable a person to “mirror” actions, thoughts and feelings. People with autism lack the early development of their mirror neurons.
Mirror neurons allow us to watch others while physically and emotionally “feeling” what we are seeing.
Close your eyes […]

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