Reply to carsleymm
Sat May 30, 2015 13:32

Wow, thanks so much for sharing! That was definitely an interesting read. I loved how this father did not give up hope despite what the professionals were telling him. It's so incredible how he "harnessed" Owen's obsession to help him make sense of the rest of the world.
I think we all need to be like Owen's dad and recognize growth among our students, even if it is slower than other students. Progress is good, no matter how slow and I think we all need to realize that students with ASD may learn at a slower rate and that it is okay.
Awesome. Thank you for sharing.

  • Student Interests - carsleymm, Sat May 30 12:25
    In my facebook group I shared a link to a really good article in the New York Times. It is about a father who used his son's obsession with Disney movies to communicate with him. For some reason, the ... more
    • Reply to carsleymm - andersenal, Sat May 30 13:32
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