Understanding and supporting students on the spectrum
Grant Wood Area Education Agencyâ€™s autism core team provide a variety of services to support students on the autism spectrum and the staff who work with them.
These services include: agency inservices, on-site inservices, team consultation, student observation, attend IEP meetings, functional analyses, educating peers about autism, and a variety of other services to help support individuals in the autism spectrum and the staff working with them.
The team helps educators with research-based resources and strategies that also may be helpful for parents and families.
Contacting the °ÅÀÖÊÓÆµ Autism Core team
Educators shouldÂ Â to contact the GWAEA Autism team. They will be able to share with you how to access the autism consultant for students with and without an IEP.
Additional Autism Resources
- BOAST Seminar Recordings:
The Grant Wood Area Education Agency autism team members have created Zoom-based webinar sessions thatÂ Â can be accessed on-demand. In each 30-minute session, viewersÂ will learn a few strategies for various challenges related to learners with ASD or others with diverse thinking styles. Â to be viewed at any time from the comfort of your home.
- Autism Newsletter:
°ÅÀÖÊÓÆµ consultants will use newsletters to highlight information from the Department of Education, showcase district success stories, and promote upcoming professional development opportunities. Subscribe to the Autism Newsletter today!