Sep 26, 2018

Local Learning

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Your GWAEA Autism Team provides ongoing learning opportunities in various formats to help support your preferred mode of learning. Here are some upcoming sessions:

Structured Teaching 3-day Class - Course #167777

  • Oct.16, 17, 18, 2018
  • Dec. 4, 5, 6, 2018

In this class, local students with autism come to our GWAEA site, and participants help design/accommodate tasks to match the needs of the learner. NEW THIS YEAR… this class includes a coaching component for teachers after attending this class.


Cognitive Strategies for Students with High Functioning ASD and Other Related Disorders (3-days) - Course #168212
  • Oct. 30, Nov. 12, Dec. 12, 2018

Do you have bright students who struggle with perspective-taking? Are you trying to figure out students who are academically on-target, but are socially struggling, get ‘stuck’, and might have black-and-white or rigid thinking patterns? This class will cover a multitude of strategies to help change student perspective-taking and help students see the perspectives of others - which leads to better self-regulation and social performance.

Visit GWAEA Professional Learning to register for the above courses.

BOAST (Building Our Autism Strategy Toolboxes) Sessions - FREE!
New this year! These are free Zoom-based webinar sessions with your GWAEA autism team members that can be viewed live or accessed on-demand via recording. In each 30-minute session, you will learn a few strategies for various challenges related to learners with ASD or others with diverse thinking styles. Here is the link to session links, materials and recordings.



Category: The Linker Autism