Asperger Syndrome: What Teachers Need to Know

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Asperger Syndrome - What Teachers Need to Know is the ideal starting point for teachers wishing to learn about Asperger Syndrome and how best to work with, help and get the most from a child with AS. Providing a summary of currently available information on AS and covering all the key issues that will concern teachers (e.g. social skills, homework, playground behaviour, assisting with study), Matt Winter, a teacher himself, also imparts tips and practical ideas that he has found...
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Overview

Asperger Syndrome - What Teachers Need to Know is the ideal starting point for teachers wishing to learn about Asperger Syndrome and how best to work with, help and get the most from a child with AS. Providing a summary of currently available information on AS and covering all the key issues that will concern teachers (e.g. social skills, homework, playground behaviour, assisting with study), Matt Winter, a teacher himself, also imparts tips and practical ideas that he has found successful in a school environment.
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  • ISBN-13: 9781849052030
  • Publisher: Kingsley, Jessica Publishers
  • Publication date: 6/15/2011
  • Edition description: Original
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 128
  • Sales rank: 776,359
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 7
1 What is Asperger Syndrome? 9
2 What signs might a child display? 13
3 What are some strategies for the classroom? 29
4 Can I help the child with his or her social skills? 52
5 How can I help the child in the playground? 62
6 What should the Teacher Aide be focusing on? 64
7 Who else in the school needs to know? 66
8 Should I make the child do homework? 69
9 How can the child be assisted with study? 73
10 What should happen before the child changes class or school? 75
11 Am I qualified to teach this child? 77
12 I want to know more - where should I start? 78
Further Reading 83
References 84
Websites 86
Resources for Some Common Conditions Associated with Asperger Syndrome 87
Index 92
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 24, 2012

    Recommend.

    To any family that has a child with Asperger's: This is a good book to send to any child's teacher, requesting she/he read it.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 29, 2006

    GREAT BOOK FOR TEACHERS & PARENTS

    This is a great resource for parents & teachers. Easy read, hits on bullet points. I've recommended it to many people!

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