|Format:||Paperback, 377 pages|
|Other Information: ||Illustrations|
|Published In: ||United States, 01 May 2008|
This text responds to the escalating need to prepare highly qualified educators with essential knowledge and practical skills to support diverse learners on the autism spectrum. Covering a range of critical topics and themes, this edited volume brings together leading experts representing diverse disciplines and perspectives (i.e., researchers, therapists, educators, parents, and adults on the autism spectrum) for a comprehensive look at the core issues related to individuals with autism spectrum disorders. "Learners on the Autism Spectrum" is a rare and unique collection of chapters written by leading experts in the field of ASD today. Features of this title are as mentioned below. Student Textbook and Learner Objectives - learner objectives at the beginning of each chapter allow for a preview of the chapter's content, as well as what information readers are expected to understand and be able to explain after reading the chapter. Vocabulary - terms in grey boldface within each chapter serve as at-a-glance reminders of key vocabulary. The definitions for these terms are also included in the cumulative glossary in the Appendix. Tips for the Classroom - designed to provide you with information on how to effectively use the material learned in the chapter while in the classroom or otherwise working with students on the autism spectrum.
|Publisher: ||Autism Asperger Publishing Co,US|
|Dimensions: ||27.0 x 21.0 x 2.0 centimeters (1.06 kg)|