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TASN ATBS Autism Specialist February 2011 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Time Delay Prompting

Time Delay Prompting

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist August 2010 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Using Visual Schedules

Use of visual supports is an evidence-based practice in autism. Supports such as Visual schedules are usually one of the first issues to tackle during the year and a crucial element to developing independence.

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS March 2012 Newsletter: KISN Newsletter - The Functional Behavioral Assessment Has Been Conducted. Now What? Using the

The competing behavior model helps the classroom teacher easily identify needed skills to teach and other interventions for children on the spectrum by organizing information collected in the functional behavior assessment into a visual format. The competing behavior model is based on the princip...

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior, Assessment

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS April 2013 Newsletter: The Pittsburg State University Autism Certificate: Meeting the Need for Professional Development in ASD across Kansas

Pittsburg State University Autism Certificate: Meeting the Need for Professional Development in ASD across Kansas

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS December 2012 Newsletter: TASN/ATBS Newsletter - Work Teams Built on Trust and Leadership

Work Teams Built on Trust and Leadership The use of teams is increasingly prevalent in education but little is done to enhance the work of teams. While working in teams to accomplish shared goals for the benefit of children should be natural and satisfying, in many ways it is quite unnatural a...

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, School Improvement

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist September 2011 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Script Fading

Written scripts are a prompt. As with any prompt, there is a risk that the student will become too dependent. It is vital that a procedure for fading the prompt is planned from the very beginning.

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS January 2013 Newsletter: TASN/ATBS Newsletter - It's Transition Planning Time!

It's Transition Planning Time! Supporting the transitions of students to new teachers and/or environments.

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

TASN ATBS May 2011 Newsletter: KISN Newsletter - Featuring Kansas Health Foundation Grant

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS February 2012 Newsletter: KISN Newsletter - Heartspring Through My Eyes. A Personal Perspective on Heartspring School

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist September 2010 Newsletter: Evidence Based Reading Instruction for Individuals with ASD

Some of the very things that make class time enjoyable for other students can be the undoing of our students with ASD. Group activities such as read aloud time offer little structure as well as requiring limited active participation for all those except the reader. This resource provides informat...

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Reading

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS October 2013 Newsletter: Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Changes in the new DSM-V

Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Changes in the new DSM-V

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Evaluation & Eligibility for IDEA, Assessment

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS January 2014 Newsletter: January Visual Support: Token Economies

Visual Support: Token Economies

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist January 2011 Newsletter: Focus on Peer Mediated Instruction and Intervention

Peer-Mediated Instruction and Intervention (PMII).

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Instruction

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6), High School (9 − 12), Middle School (6 − 9)

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist October 2010 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Applying Structured Teaching Principle

Applying Structured Teaching Principles to Toilet Training

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

Early Childhood (Birth − K), Elementary (K − 6), Middle School (6 − 9)

TASN ATBS August 2013 Newsletter: TASN/ATBS Dealing with Children's Opposition by Building Compliance Momentum

Dealing with Children's Opposition by Building Compliance Momentum

Updated on

December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism, Behavior

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist December 2011 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Strategies for Returning to School after a Break

Focus on Strategies for Returning to School after a Break

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December 06, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

Calling all Coaches November 2017

Are our brains "born to judge?" Read about turning assumptions into positive presuppositions to support trust as the foundation for interactions. Links, information about training, and a video that supports self-reflection. 

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November 15, 2017

Topic

Coaching

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist November 2011 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Working with Interpreters

Diagnosing in a bilingual community is complicated. Children are sometimes not referred for developmental testing by physicians and teachers because their delays are attributed simply to language and cultural differences. In the school, interpreters are our life lines to reaching these families. ...

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November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)/English Language Learners (ELL), Family/Community Engagement

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS Autism Specialist March 2012 Newsletter: Evidence Based Consulting - Focus on Social Stories, Social Scripts and the Power Card Strategy

Focus on Social Stories, Social Scripts and the Power Card Strategy

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November 13, 2017

Topic

Autism

Age

All Ages

TASN ATBS October 2013 Newsletter: October Visual Support

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Updated on

November 13, 2017

Topic

Accommodations & Modifications, Autism

Age

All Ages