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Educating Young Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders

Book cover featuring 3 young children laughing
Author(s):
Erin Barton
Beth Hern
Year published:
Publisher:
Corwin/Sage
Number of pages:
336
Product Number:
S6083
ISBN Number:
978-1-4129-8728-8
Member Price:
$39.95 (4% off)
Non-Member Price:
$41.95

Every 20 minutes, another child is diagnosed with autism. Are you ready to meet this growing educational challenge? This authoritative guide is for practitioners-early interventionists, teachers, school counselors, psychologists-who are committed to the education and dignity of students with autism in preschool and elementary grades. Each chapter focuses on a critical issue and offers solutions, including:

  • Improving communication, social, generalization, and self-management skills
  • Designing instruction, intervention, and assessment
  • Including families in developing goals and interventions
  • Using students' special interests to deliver instruction
  • Understanding and preventing challenging behavior
  • Evaluating practices to promote successful outcomes for students, families, and practitioners

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