Day: September 8, 2017

Cbc.ca: 'Ben has defined who I am': Teen and autistic twin head to different schools for first time

Cbc.ca: 'Ben has defined who I am': Teen and autistic twin head to different schools for first time

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For the first time in 10 years, twin siblings Amy and Ben Goodes aren’t going to the same school. 

Not atypical, but what raises the stakes is that Ben has autism. 

Over the years, he has turned to his

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Educatoronline.com.au: New program helps teachers with autistic students

Educatoronline.com.au: New program helps teachers with autistic students

According to available data, almost one in 100 children in Australia have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a disability that inhibits social communication and social interaction.

With schools being places where such interpersonal skills are crucial, helping students with autism to thrive educationally and socially can be a particularly challenging issue

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