Easy Access, Free of Charge Resources

We recently attended a useful session at the annual American Council for Rural Special Education (ACRES) conference. It was “Ideas that Work: Easy Access, Free of Charge Resources,” presented by David Emenheiser from the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS). David reviewed more than 25 online tools, training modules… Continue reading: Easy Access, Free of Charge Resources

Smartphones and Smart Ideas

  This free live-streamed webinar, Smartphones and Smart Ideas, just came across our desks, and looks really intriguing. It’s offered on Tuesday, June 27 from 5:30 – 7:00 pm Eastern Time. (It’s from a parent center in Minnesota so the flyer says 6:30 – 8:00 pm because they are on Central Time.) We all know… Continue reading: Smartphones and Smart Ideas

Car Wash Company Sees Autism as a Competitive Advantage

This is a really great story from the Huffington Post about a Florida car wash company, Rising Tide, founded by a father to provide employment for his son with autism. It’s been a tremendous success and now 80% of their employees have autism. They are planning to expand to three locations with a total of 150… Continue reading: Car Wash Company Sees Autism as a Competitive Advantage