WEDS 4/21 @ 3:45p, on Zoom: Autism in the Media: Watch Party and Discussion
The school community will watch clips of different TV shows and movies with Autistic characters. A discussion about how Autistic individuals are represented in the media and are very often played by non-autistic actors will follow.
WEDS 4/28 @ 3:45pm on Zoom: Speakers from Luv Michael
Speakers from the granola company, Luv Michael. The company is on a mission to not only make awesome granola, but to train, educate, and employ Autistic adults and give back to the Autistic community. There will be a Q+A session at the end.
If you know someone with an autism spectrum disorder such as classic autism or Aspergers syndrome, this video will help you understand a little bit more about why we are the way that we are.
WHAT ARE YOU DOING?
What are you doing?’ is a short film created by Autism Awareness Australia which aims to teach school-aged children about acceptance and understanding of their peers with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
FORGET WHAT YOU KNOW
After being diagnosed with autism since the age of two and placed in his school's special ed. program, Jacob's teachers and doctors were astonished to learn he was able to teach calculus to college students.
WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS WEEK
Autistic Hollyoaks star, Talia Grant, introduces this powerful film about Alex who is autistic and some of the challenges he faces on a daily basis.