This is a practical guide that will enable teaching assistants to understand the difficulties experienced by children on the autistic spectrum. This valuable resource provides effective teaching strategies and real-life case studies.This practical guide provides advice on understanding the difficulties experienced by children on the Autistic Spectrum. The book includes teaching strategies and the effective behaviour management chapter will provide a range of activities and real-life case studies for all teaching assistants to learn from.This new, innovative series provides teaching assistants with sound practical advice on a range of important topics. The authors are all extremely experienced and their advice comes from personal practice.
Jill Morgan has worked with Teaching Assistants for the last 14 years both in the US and the UK. She currently teaches on the Foundation Degree in Learning Support at Swansea Institute of Higher Education, (SIHE), and is also an Independent Education and Training Consultant. Ann Cartwright has worked extensively with children with special needs during the past 25 years.