Researchers at the University of North Carolina have published guidelines for helping high-schoolers with autism meet Common Core State Standards, with the promise of boosting prospects for college and employment.
Today's Detroit News highlighted programs in Michigan aimed at helping teens and young adults with ASD develop the work and life skills to become as self-sufficient as possible.
A high school student with autism in Taylor, Mich. was treated to a special surprise when he was voted homecoming king last Friday. Tyler Nunnery beat out all the basketball and football players at Truman High School and got to dance with homecoming queen Kristen Baily at homecoming on Saturday.
Fox 59 News reports on C.J. Jenkins, a high school football player with autism at Western Boone High School in Thornton, Ind., who inspires his team with his hard work and dedication.