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‘Become a Butterfly Project’ inspiring autistic children to create art
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‘Become a Butterfly Project’ inspiring autistic children to create art

The McCarton Foundation in New York emphasizes the amazing potential inside every person on the autism spectrum. With a focus on educating children, as well as parents and professionals, The McCarton Foundation works with children to highlight the posit...
UK Charity Ambitious about Autism – 4 in 10 children with autism are illegally excluded from school
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UK Charity Ambitious about Autism – 4 in 10 children with autism are illegally excluded from school

The UK charity Ambitious about Autism - found in a recent survey of 500 families that 4 in 10 children had been formally and temporarily excluded from school, this is illegal. They have recently launched their 'Ruled Out ' campaign that Autism Daily Newscas...
Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 2
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Jane McDowell and Paddy – Joe Moran are ASK-PERGERS? Part 2

Trafford, Manchester - ASK-PERGERS? is a mother and son team who co-authored 2 books, run a Facebook and twitter site and provide an online advice service to both individuals and families who live with Asperger's Syndrome. The information they offer is both fr...
Report finds Connecticut students with autism most targeted for restraint and seclusion used
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Report finds Connecticut students with autism most targeted for restraint and seclusion used

Connecticut, State Department of Education - A new report finds that there were more than 33,000 incidents of physical restraint or seclusion in public schools and private special education programs in Connecticut. The report found that children with autism...
Australia’s Anonymous Online Bullying Alert System for Schools
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Australia’s Anonymous Online Bullying Alert System for Schools

Bullying is a serious problem for school-age children, and for children with autism, it is an even bigger issue. A 2012 study by IAN (Interactive Autism Network) found that 63% of 1,167 children with autism, ages 6 to 15, had been bullied at some point, and 39...