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Faculty/Staff Resources
Faculty/Staff Resources
If you have questions, would like additional information, or if your group or department would like training in regard to supporting and working with students with Autism Spectrum Disorders, please contact Spectrum Support Program Director, Laurie Ackles.

PRINTABLE FACULTY GUIDES


ASD Faculty Fact Sheet (pdf)

Faculty Guide for Working with Students with Asperger Syndrome

Tips For Faculty (pdf)

Tips for Faculty - Classroom Discussions

My Semester with an Asperger Syndrome Student

An article from "Inside Higher Ed", July 7, 2008
http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2008/07/07/yoder

College Professor's Guide to ASD

Video from the Organization for Autism Research and the Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership (GRASP).
http://grasp.org/video/a-college-professor-s-introductory-guide-to-their-students-who

AS Background Information for Educators

This webpage is from Organization for Autism Research (OAR) for An Educator's Guide to Asperger Syndrome. Pages 1-12 on background information about Asperger Syndrome may be especially helpful and relevant.
http://www.researchautism.org/resources/reading/index.asp
Students with Asperger Syndrome

Students with Asperger Syndrome: A Guide of College Personnel

E. Wolf, Ph.D.; Jane Thierfeld Brown, Ed.D; and G. Ruth Kukiela Bork, M.Ed. ISBN#978-1-934575-39-0
Getting admitted to college is often the easy part for students with autism spectrum disorders. Surviving and succeeding can be quite another, as these students transition into a system that is often unprepared to receive them.

Order your copy at Autism Asperger Publishing Company
or call 877-277-8254 (toll-free).

Stories of Autism

It can be helpful to learn about how students with autism view and experience their world. This YouTube video is a visual representation of what it feels like to be a person with Autism.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqMSwts7ZGk

Understanding Students on the Spectrum


Click the following link to view the presentation in full screen, or view it in the window below.
https://connect.rit.edu/facultytrainingasd/