ERIC Number: EJ679122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Visual Teaching Strategies for Children with Autism.
Tissot, Catherine; Evans, Roy
Early Child Development and Care, v173 n4 p425-33 Aug 2003
Describes the types of children with autism that would benefit from visual teaching strategies. Discusses the benefits and disadvantages of some of the more well-known programs that use visual teaching strategies, including movement-based systems relying on sign language, and materials-based systems such as Treatment and Education of Autistic and related Communication Handicapped Children (TEACCH), Lovaas' Reading and Writing system, and Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS). (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on: "Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders."