Mighty League of Acceptance: Using Pop Culture to Engage and Educate about Autism

Room 303 - Education

Saturday June 16, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm

One of the most vulnerable student populations is the autistic. Misunderstood and often socially awkward, they are subject to bullying and isolation. As an educator, you may have students on the autism spectrum in your classroom who are struggling to communicate and interact with their peers. We will discuss What Your Autistic Students Want You to Know but Can't Tell You; from an autistic self-advocate who is a certified Autism and Cognitive Specialist.