Gym class isn’t just for jocks — or it shouldn’t be

Personally, I always loved gym class as a kid. Dodgeball, relay races. I have flashbacks to my classmates standing around the trampoline as we took turns bouncing. So, I was somewhat surprised when I realized it wasn’t for everyone. “I always dreaded the picking of teams and kids yelling at you when you mess up,” […]

DVD, tips, information forms and other resources addressing autism spectrum disorders

The working relationship between school staff and parents of children with autism spectrum disorders is critical to the children’s success in school and can be a source of tremendous stress at the beginning of the school year when parents are not familiar with the school staff. Cathy Pratt, director of the Indiana Resource Center for […]