Autism Speaks Tele-Learning

Autism Speaks Tele-Learning Programs are virtual presentations for families, meant to provide information about Autism Speaks and the free resources available to individuals with autism and their families

These free programs will be held bi-monthly with three rotating topics – navigating an autism diagnosis, preparing for the transition to adulthood and tools and strategies for supporting students with autism.  Looking for more information about the tele-learning programs? Email us at outreach@autismspeaks.org!

Newly Diagnosed Child

Has your child been recently diagnosed with autism? Join us for a tele-learning program for families with a newly diagnosed child and learn about the best steps to take after receiving an autism diagnosis.

See a recap of the first recording in February here!

The tele-learning program will highlight:

  • information about Autism Speaks
  • how to access free resources
  • tools to help you and your family
     


March Tele-Learning Program: Newly Diagnosed
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by March 19th 

May Tele-Learning Program: Newly Diagnosed 
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by May 21st 

 

Transition

Do you want to learn more about helping to prepare your child for the transition process and how to best support him/her from middle school through the transition into adulthood? Join us for a tele-learning program for families with transition-aged children (ages 12-22) and learn about the best ways to support your transition-aged youth. It's never too early to start planning.

See a recap of the first recording in March here!

The tele-learning program will highlight:

  • information about Autism Speaks
  • how to access free resources
  • tools to help you and your family

February Tele-Learning Program: Transition
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by February 5th 

March Tele-Learning Program: Transition
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by March 5th 

April Tele-Learning Program: Transition
Wednesday, April 10, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by April 9th 

May Tele-Learning Program: Transition 
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by May 7th 

June Tele-Learning Program: Transition 
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by June 4th

Your Child's School Community

This webinar will focus on information supporting the needs  of students with autism and will cover the tools and strategies  to achieve positive interaction and increased learning for all  members of the school community. 

The tele-learning program will highlight:

  • Defining your student's school community
  • Helping peers support students with autism
  • Leading a way to inclusion
  • Supporting learning in the student with autism
  • The Rights of the student with autism
  • Understanding the IEP process

February Tele-Learning Program: School Community
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by February 19th 

April Tele-Learning Program: School Community
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by April 23rd 

June Tele-Learning Program: School Community 
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST 
RSVP by June 18th 
 

Tele-Learning Program Recaps

February 27, 2017 Tele-Learning Recording

2017-02-27 19.01 February Autism Speaks Tele-Learning Newly Diagnosed Child from Autism Speaks on Vimeo.

March 15, 2017 Tele-Learning Recording

2017-03-15 19.02 March Autism Speaks Tele-Learning_ Transition from Autism Speaks on Vimeo.