Helpful Links for Teachers
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DO 2 LEARN
Provides free parent and teacher materials, educational supplies, games and resources and free computer based instruction – WWW.DO2LEARN.COM/
I TEACH AUTISM
Autism Teaching Tools and Resources – WWW.ITEACHAUTISM.COM/BLOG/
A special education resource that strives to share a variety of specialized teaching tools, techniques, worksheets, and activities with teachers of students who have autistic spectrum disorders and related developmental disabilities. Many of these activities may be appropriate for Pre-K and Kindergarten children.WWW.TINSNIPS.ORG/
TEACH 2 REACH
Teaching to reach ALL students WWW.TEACH2REACH.COM/
Provides easy to download resources in many categories including booklets, puzzles and games, flashcards, worksheets, visual timetabling, activities, visual aids, emotions, teaching aids, matching and sorting, classroom display, clip-art, E-books and social skills and many more. WWW.AUTISMBUDDY.COM/
The place where teachers come to learn! WWW.AUTISMCLASSROOM.COM/HOME/
Resources for PreK – 5th Grade Regular and Special Education. Children’s books about handicaps focus on the ability to learn. WWW.LEARNINGBOOKS.NET/
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHERS
Educate Autism is a website dedicated to helping those working with children with autism by providing free teaching materials, various tutorials to help you make your own teaching aids and articles to provide information about teaching methods and behavioural principles. WWW.EDUCATEAUTISM.COM/
A free visual support program you can download. WWW.PICTOSELECTOR.EU/
Lots of ideas & printable materials. Also, click the navigation buttons on the left for data forms and more! WWW.PRACTICALAUTISMRESOURCES.COM/PRINTABLES
A fantastic site by Cindy Golden. Cindy was formerly a school psychologist and is currently a special education administrator. Her site has wonderful ideas, pictures, and freebies! Worth taking the time to explore! OMACCONSULTING.BLOGSPOT.COM/
ZAC BROWSER – ZONE FOR AUTISTIC CHILDREN
ZAC is the first web browser developed specifically for children with autism, and autism spectrum disorders such as Asperger syndrome, pervasive developmental disorders (PDD), and PDD-NOS. We have made this browser for the children – for their enjoyment, enrichment, and freedom. Children touch it, use it, play it, interact with it, and experience independence through ZAC. WWW.ZACBROWSER.COM/
Free resources, lesson plans, teaching materials, and more! WWW.POSITIVELYAUTISM.COM/LINKS.HTML
Created by a group of behavior specialists and teachers of students with autism. Lots of downloads and helpful information. WWW.AUTISM4TEACHERS.COM/INDEX.HTML
CLASSROOM SUPPORTS & STRATEGIES
Contains information on ways to structure the environment to enhance communication and maximize independence in educational, home and community settings. WWW.TULARESELPA.ORG/AUTISM/CLASSROOMSUPPORTS.SHTM
AUTISM TEACHING TOOLS
Practical source of information and teaching tips for working with your special learners since 2002. Have fun exploring our site as you look for ways to help your learners with autism and other pervasive developmental disorders. WWW.AUTISMTEACHINGTOOLS.COM/INDEX.PHP?ROOT=BBBBFG
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS PRIMER FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS GRADE K TO 12
National Association of School Psychologists. WWW.TEACHERSFIRST.COM/GETSOURCE.CFM?ID=7743
NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND – WHAT EDUCATORS NEED TO KNOW
- The Picture Exchange Communication System (WWW.PECSUSA.COM)
- The Lovaas Method, Applied Behavioral Analysis (WWW.LOVAAS.COM)
- Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation (WWW.SPDFOUNDATION.NET)
ASU ONLINE’S AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
Arizona State University offers online education for professionals and family members interested in learning more about autism spectrum disorder. The program can be completed as a stand-alone certificate, and is completed 100% online. This 15-credit hour program includes 5 classes and can be completed within 2 to 3 semesters. ASUONLINE.ASU.EDU/ONLINE-DEGREE-PROGRAMS/CERTIFICATES/GRADUATE-CERTIFICATE-AUTISM-SPECTRUM-DISORDERS
AUTISM PARENTING MAGAZINE
Autism Parenting Magazine gives families access to:
- Expert advice from our team of respected professionals.
- Solutions for dealing with sensory issues.
- Advice for handling transitions.
- Therapies to help develop your child’s potential.
- The latest news and research that can help your family.
- Real life stories from parents of children on the spectrum as well as from adults with autism to inspire and bring hope.
Get a FREE issue of Autism Parenting Magazine here WWW.AUTISMPARENTINGMAGAZINE.COM