Kansas Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)
provides technical assistance to support school districts’ systematic implementation of evidence-based practices.

Structured Teaching

Overview:  Structured Teaching is a visually based approach to creating highly structured environments that support individuals with autism in a variety of educational, community, and home/living settings (Mesibov, Shea, & Schopler, 2005)

Click on each element of Structured Teaching for information and resources including:

Physical Structure 

Individual Schedules

Work Systems

Visually Structured Tasks


General Information on Structured Teaching:

The Powers of Structured Teaching in the General Education Classroom


Collaborative Support Guide:  Implementation through Collaboration

Family Engagement and Structured Teaching

Overall Classroom Schedule

Structured Teaching Summary

Tips for Incorporating Instructional Blocks

Summer Institute Implementation Process

TASN ATBS Structured Teaching Spotlight Newsletter