Are your teachers prepared for more children with autism entering your school every year?
If your response is no, IDEAS is your answer!
Learn how JP Associates, in conjunction with Putnam County, TN educators, can enable teachers to improve the social life and academic performance of students with autism. JP's interactive training and in-classroom coaching professional development program, Improving the Development and Education of Austistic Students (IDEAS) makes that possible. For a better understanding of the basis of IDEAS and its positive impact on schools, teachers and students, see the following:
1. SucceedinginAutismIntervention.pdf Explains the Putnam County story whose extensive experience is the basis of IDEAS.
2. PutnamCountyAutismResearchOutcomeofEducatorTrainingandCoaching.pdf Outcome of Educator Training and Coaching -- Describes how IDEAS improves teacher effectiveness AND improves the ratio or paraprofessionals to students.
3. PutnamCountyAutismResearchPerformanceAnalysis.pdf Analysis of Academic Performance -- Reports the positive academic performance of all Putnam County's children with autism.
4. Best Practices Success Stories Gives four real-life accounts of how Putnam County's program improved the social lives of children with autism.