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Colorado Department of Education Professional Development - Getting Ready for Your New Student with ASD, Part 02 (2-Part Series) (Tri-State Webinar)

Getting Ready for Your New Student with ASD, Part 02 (2-Part Series) (Tri-State Webinar)

Audience: Educators, Other District/School Staff | Topic: Autism, Special Education | Hosted by: Office of Special Education

On-Demand format. Getting Ready for Your New Student with ASD, Part 02 (2-Part Series) (Tri-State Webinar)
On-Demand format

Presenters:  Teri McGill, M.S. Ed.D. and Melissa Scheidt, M.S. Ed.D.
Originally aired October 8, 2014


Learner Objectives

Participants will:

  • Be able to identify visual supports that can be utilized with individuals with autism.
  • Understand some effective ways to structure the environment.
  • Identify useful transition and choice making supports.
  • Understand the importance of accommodations.
  • Identify accommodations that will be effective for a student/child.

Study Questions

After watching the webinar in the section called View the Webinar (upper left-side), please email Janet Zimmerman your contact information and your response to the 2 study questions receive your certificate and your contact information.  Janet Zimmermann's email is

Contact Information:

  1. Your Name
  2. Your Email Address
  3. Your District
  4. Your Role (teacher, para, SLP, etc.)

Study Questions:

  1. Discuss the benefits presented in the webinar of structuring the environment for students with ASDs.
  2. Discuss what you regarding the negative effects of para-educator proximity to students with autism.


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Contact Information

Janet Zimmermann


Upon receipt of completed study questions you will receive a certificate for .75 hours

Professional development events offers a certificate

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