Websites and Forums
Autism science and advocacy organization, dedicated to funding research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a cure for autism; increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders; and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.
Autism information of particular interest to the South Florida area, distributed daily. This is a very active List, generating 10-20 postings per day. We are an autism listserv, not a vaccine listserv. Our members are parents of children with autism, the professionals who work with them, and adults with autism themselves. Members exchange information on news, therapies, resources, events, advocacy, on just about anything concerning autism.
Safer, Smarter Kids curriculum is specialized lesson plans that specifically cater to the needs of children with special needs. The curriculum includes engaging lesson plans that incorporate visual aids to educate children about the importance of body boundaries and personal safety and encourage children to develop a handful of trusted adults with which they can share things that make them uncomfortable. The framework integrates with current autism models and focuses on the children recognizing facial cues and situational circumstances to determine what action should be taken to protect themselves.
myEdGPS is a White House featured innovation developed by EnCompass Education Solutions, Inc. It is the culmination of several decades of expertise provided by an extended team of the nation’s leading special education advisors, advocates, attorneys, evaluators, practitioners and policy contributors who have come together with Founder & CEO Adam Goldberg, M.Ed. to democratize access to critical education advising for those who need it most.