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ERIC Number: ED353710
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Autism: General Information. Fact Sheet Number 1 = Autismo: Informacion General. Fact Sheet Number 22.
Interstate Research Associates, McLean, VA.; National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities, Washington, DC.
This fact sheet on autism is offered in both English and Spanish, and is the same in both languages although numbered differently. It provides a definition, information on incidence, typical characteristics, and educational implications. It notes that autism is listed as a separate category under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. The fact sheet emphasizes the importance of teaching the child communication skills and structuring the child's environment. Five print resources and three organizations are listed. (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Interstate Research Associates, McLean, VA.; National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities, Washington, DC.