ERIC Number: EJ627995
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Interaction Patterns between Children and Their Teachers when Using a Specific Multimedia and Communication Strategy: Observations from Children with Autism and Mixed Intellectual Disabilities.
Tjus, Tomas; Heimann, Mikael; Nelson, Keith E.
Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, v5 n2 p175-87 Jun 2001
A study investigated interaction patterns between 11 children with autism, 9 with intellectual disabilities, and 9 teachers working with a multimedia program to increase literacy skills. Children with autism showed increased enjoyment and willingness to seek help from their teachers. Children with low language ability showed increases in verbal expressiveness. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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