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IL State University ready for students on the spectrum

Sept 1, 2017, Illinois State University News: Are you ready to help students with Autism Spectrum Disorder? https://news.illinoisstate.edu/2017/09/ready-help-students-autism-spectrum-disorder/ The number of students diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) continues to rise, and many students with ASD are now graduating from high school and entering college classrooms. But some students may enter the university undiagnosed or may choose not to self-identify. This can lead to unique challenges for both them and their instructors. Join experts from Student Access and Accommodation Services and the Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support for a special afternoon of faculty professional development. They will present Working with Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder on Monday, September 11 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. as part of the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology’s fall workshops that meet AAC&U guidelines for high-impact educational practices. ...