I taught special education in public school for 31 years. I am currently teaching my second year in a private school for students on the Autism Spectrum.
Students with ASD are most likely to respond positively when teachers are willing to teach to the students' affinities.
National Board Certified Teacher Teacher of the Year
B.S. Ed in Special Education Certified in Special Education PreK-12 in the areas of Mild/Moderate Intellectual Disabilities, Specific Learning Disabilities, Emotional/Behavioral Disorders Highly Qualified (NCLB) in Reading, ELA, SS, Science and Math in Special Education and General Education for Grades K-12.
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