Push to Open
Universal design means that everyone succeeds!
Push To Open A Teacher's QuickGuide to Universal Design for Teaching Students on the Autism Spectrum in the General Education Classroom is a practical and simple guide to strategies that help remove common barriers to success for students with autism, while also benefiting many other students in the general education classroom.
The book offers a proactive planning guide that includes positive behavior interventions and supports (PBIS) and Response to Instruction (RtI) to help general and special education teachers understand some of the most critical characteristics of autism and plan their classroom environment and teaching methods to avoid pitfalls that can occur around sensory, communication, social and instructional issues.
MEET THE AUTHOR
Lisa Combs, MA, CAS, has her bachelor of science and master of arts degrees in special education from Ball State University. Over the course of her 30+ year career, she has taught students with a wide range of disabilities and directed special education programs, and currently works as a consultant in autism intervention. She is a faculty member at Wright State University and has also provided professional development and training for school personnel, public and private agencies, and families through her private business, Combs Educational Consulting, Ltd. She is the author of Gear Up for Success: A Three-Tiered Planning Model for Supporting Learners on the Autism Spectrum. Check out Lisa Combs' website at https://www.lisacombsconsulting.com.