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What The World Looks Like When You Have Autism (Video) - Babble

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Pope Francis Meets with Families Affected by Autism

The Vatican's first-ever conference on autism, “The Person with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Animating Hope,” was held on Nov. 21 - 22. Organizers told the Associated Press the event is...
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Pope meets with children with autism at the Vatican

Pope meets with children with autism at the Vatican | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an audience Saturday aimed at offering solidarity to people living with the condition.
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Pope Francis meets with autistic kids to promote inclusion

Pope Francis meets with autistic kids to promote inclusion | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Pope Francis tenderly embraced children with autism spectrum disorders, some of whom avoided meeting his gaze, during an audience Saturday aimed at offering solidarity to people living with the condition.
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5 Ways to Make Quality Time for the Special Needs Sibling

5 Ways to Make Quality Time for the Special Needs Sibling | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Make sure the sibling of a child with special need gets the attention and support they need. Here are five tips for spending quality time with a sibling.
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2 Good iPad Apps to Teach Kids Handwriting ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

2 Good iPad Apps to Teach Kids Handwriting ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
2 Good iPad Apps to Teach Kids Handwriting ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/otW6uhaV1d
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Autism’s Gut-Brain Connection

Autism’s Gut-Brain Connection | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Treatment for autism may one day come in the form of a probiotic - live, 'friendly' bacteria like those found in yogurt.
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Introduction to Special Education

Aimed at parents of students with disabilities, this video covers the special education process, including Evaluation, Referral, Creation of the Individualiz...
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iPad Apps for Education - Bloom's Digital Taxonomy & Using iPads for Autism Education

My iPads for Autism Education Course Series is now available with University of North Dakota Autism iPad Techniques to Bridge Learning Gaps http://educators....

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The Positive Traits of Autism – Part 1 – Loyalty

The Positive Traits of Autism – Part 1 – Loyalty | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
The first thing that needs to be said is that people, whether autistic or not, are all different.  Whenever something in the articles refers to people with autism, it means many autistic people, and not all.  Also, every positive trait in this series...

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4 Shocking Facts About the History of Autism

4 Shocking Facts About the History of Autism | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
By Michael J. Cameron, Ph.D., BCBA-D, Chief Clinical Officer for Pacific Child and Family Associates Would you ever think that autism is related to schizophrenia? And would you ever think that auti...

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Learning difficulties mark male mice with autism mutation - SFARI News

Learning difficulties mark male mice with autism mutation - SFARI News | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Learning difficulties mark male mice with autism mutation SFARI News In support of this theory, women who have autism tend to have more mutations and more severe symptoms than men do, suggesting that they require a greater genetic hit for autism to...
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Pope's call to help the vulnerable turns to the autistic at Vatican conference - Washington Post

Pope's call to help the vulnerable turns to the autistic at Vatican conference - Washington Post | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
A Vatican conference this week will focus on research, policy and how the church can include those with autism.
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Individualized autism therapy? There may be an app for that —

Individualized autism therapy? There may be an app for that — | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Individualized autism therapy? There may be an app for that...
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Autism not a cause to lose hope, Vatican conference encourages | Christian News

Autism not a cause to lose hope, Vatican conference encourages | Christian News | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Vatican City, Nov 22, 2014 / 04:50 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- An international conference held this week at the Vatican is looking to bring “a message of hope and joy” to persons with autism and their families.
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Vatican holds its first conference on autism - Press Herald

Vatican holds its first conference on autism - Press Herald | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Experts from 57 countries look at research, policies, ethics and training autistic people for the sacraments.
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Teaching with Tech: The Use of Technology in Special Education | Visual.ly

Teaching with Tech: The Use of Technology in Special Education | Visual.ly | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Learning disabilities and special needs can be challenging for parents and educators. Thinking outside the box, and coming up with new ways to implem

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Don Dea's curator insight, August 25, 2013 11:52 PM

Learning disabilities and special needs can be challenging for parents and educators. Thinking outside the box, and coming up with new ways to implement learning is a constant process. Educators are beginning to discover that traditional learning methods, including worksheets and textbooks, leave students lacking. Thanks to technology, students are now learning-and retaining-more information than ever before.http://www.masters-in-special-education.com has created an infographic entitled “Teaching with Tech:

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Jerry Seinfeld retracts comments: “I don’t have autism, I’m not on the spectrum”

Jerry Seinfeld retracts comments: “I don’t have autism, I’m not on the spectrum” | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Jerry Seinfeld has backtracked from his original statement to NBC’s Brian Williams on Nightly News where he stated: “I think, on a very drawn-out scale, I think I’m on the spectrum”. Talking with  ...

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8 special education communication apps

8 special education communication apps | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
These 8 apps offer help to special education students trying to build communication skills.

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Apps to help special education students  build communication skills

Alison DeBoe's curator insight, November 22, 5:27 PM

This website gives special education communication apps, their prices, and how they can be used. Really found some of the useful. Great if a person has a special needs child or works with special needs children.

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Special Education Funding Lopsided, Report Finds - Disability Scoop

Special Education Funding Lopsided, Report Finds - Disability Scoop | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
The level of federal special education funding sent to states varies widely thanks to an outdated model that favors some locales over others, a new report.
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Special Education - Differential Reinforcement

TeacherTube User: Advancedtraining TeacherTube URL: http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=268230 This special education video is designed for SPE...
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EyeSpirations | Create a comic book in Articulate Storyline

EyeSpirations | Create a comic book in Articulate Storyline | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Create a comic book in #Articulate #Storyline http://t.co/0pmPIHRbJc via @PaulAlders #ELHchallenge http://t.co/BWZnDJU6HU

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Denmark – Increase in autism cases linked to changes in diagnostic criteria and reporting methods

Denmark – Increase in autism cases  linked to changes in diagnostic criteria and reporting methods | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Aarhus, Denmark -- Researchers found that the drastic increase in autism cases in Denmark may have been due to the changes in the diagnostic criteria as well as the reporting methods used to record...

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MRI results of children with autism show greater-than-expected rate...

MRI results of children with autism show greater-than-expected rate... | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
MRI results of children with autism show greater-than-expected rate of abnormalities.
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This Beautiful Song About Autism Centers Around The Thoughts Of A Child On The Spectrum. It’s Incredibly Touching.

This Beautiful Song About Autism Centers Around The Thoughts Of A Child On The Spectrum. It’s Incredibly Touching. | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
This Beautiful Song About Autism Centers Around The Thoughts Of A Child On The Spectrum. It’s Incredibly Touching. http://t.co/eEQHkuNnrM
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Vatican to hold first conference on autism

Vatican to hold first conference on autism | Autism Supports | Scoop.it
Bob and Suzanne Wright, the founders of Autism Speaks, join Andrea Mitchell to talk about the Vatican’s first-ever conference on autism as Pope Francis hopes to end the stigma of a disorder that affects millions across the globe.
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