Autism Awareness Month

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The Centers for Disease Control reports that 1 in 88 children has been identified with an autism spectrum disorder. With April 2013 designated as Autism Awareness Month, educators can visit this page from the National Education Association to access autism education resources. Included are links to informational sites, instructional methods and techniques, and useful activities and materials.



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Superplus Kicks Off Autism Awareness Month with Special Offer

Tromsø, Norway. (March 24, 2016) – To kick off Autism Awareness Month in April, Superplus is offering SuperSpeak – an app that facilitates communication between kids with special needs and their parents, caregivers and therapists – at a discounted price to celebrate being named Best Special Needs Solution in the EdTech Digest Awards and to thank those who work to improve the lives of children with special needs.In celebration, Superplus is offering to double any subscription purchased now through the end of April 2016. Customers can get up to a two-year subscription to SuperSpeak at the price of one year ($99.99). The award-winning augmented and alternative communications (AAC) application can be downloaded from the iTunes store.

National Disability Awareness Month Recognized

In recognition of National Disability Awareness Month, Atomic Learning is offering its Accessibility: It IS Important workshop at no cost for a limited time. The workshop is part of a collection of training introduced by Atomic Learning this month.

ABPathfinder Brings Autism Awareness Efforts to Local Community

Overland Park, KS (Mar. 31, 2014) – In recognition of Autism Awareness Month, ABPathfinder, LLC, developer of special education and therapy management solutions, announces several efforts to positively impact the local autism community. During the month of April, the company plans to continue its customer referral program, but will provide a donation to the Autism Society—The Heartland for each referral it receives. Donations to the Autism Society directly benefit individuals and families with autism through programs like support groups, swim lessons and social events.

Manila pilots autism learning program

Together with the Autism Society Philippines (ASP) and Globe Telecom, VizZle has partnered with the Department of Education of the Philippines (DepEd) to meet the needs of children with autism in metro Manila schools.

National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month American poet T. S. Eliot called April "the cruelest month." But the Academy of American Poets calls it National Poetry Month. That means you and your students can unearth those creative spirits. To encourage the pleasures of reading and writing poetry, this site