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Bassette, Laura; Dieringer, Shannon; Donges, Emma; Glass, Maggie; Scheible, Claire – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
People with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) engage in less physical activity (PA) than peers without disabilities which may impact long-term health (Srinivasan et al., 2014). Previous research found people with ASD identified freedom of choice (e.g., choice of PA) as an important factor that influences PA habits (Arnell et al., 2018). The purpose…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Adapted Physical Education, Physical Activity Level
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Krumpelman, Megan L.; Hord, Casey – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
The purpose of this literature review was to analyze and synthesize the most current research about the experiences of young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) without co-occurring intellectual disability (ID). Based on the inclusion and exclusion criteria, 10 empirical research studies from 2009-2019 were selected for review including…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Young Adults, Experience
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Thompson, James R.; Anderson, Mark H.; Shogren, Karrie A. – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
The Supports Intensity Scale--Adult Version (SIS-A) was designed to measure the intensity of support needed by adults with intellectual disability (ID). The purpose of this study was to investigate the validity of the SIS-A to measure the support needs of people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Using data from 19 jurisdictions in North…
Descriptors: Adults, Intellectual Disability, Test Validity, Autism
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Martínez-Cao, Clara; Gómez, Laura E.; Alcedo, Ma Ángeles; Monsalve, Asunción – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Bullying and cyberbullying are problems of scientific and social interest, but research in people with intellectual disability (ID) is very scarce. The aim of this study seeks to answer: (1) What variables have been identified as risk and protective factors?; (2) What are the psychological and physical consequences?; and (3) what is the response…
Descriptors: Literature Reviews, Bullying, Computer Mediated Communication, Intellectual Disability
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Copeland, Susan R.; Griffin, Megan M.; DiLuzio, Heather; Maez, Rolanda – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Self-management has been found to be favorable for improving a wide variety of skills as well as decreasing problematic behaviors in individuals with a range of disabilities. We used a single case withdrawal design to investigate the use of a self-management intervention on problem behaviors of a nine-year-old Native American child with fetal…
Descriptors: Self Management, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Daily Living Skills, Contingency Management
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Pillay, Yosheen; Brownlow, Charlotte; March, Sonja – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
The aim of this study was to explore the barriers and facilitators during the transition to adulthood for young adults on the autism spectrum, from the perspectives of service providers. Fourteen disability service providers participated in two focus groups. Focus group data were analysed using thematic analysis resulting in two themes relative to…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Young Adults
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Bouck, Emily C.; Long, Holly; Park, Jiyoon – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Mathematics is an important but also under-explored area of education for students with disabilities, including middle school students with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. In this study, researchers taught middle school students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) to solve word problems grounded in life skills…
Descriptors: Middle School Students, Developmental Disabilities, Mathematics Instruction, Students with Disabilities
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Hutchins, Tiffany L.; Sedeyn, Chelsea – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
In the context of Social Stories™, we compared visual attention to social scenes using BoardMaker™ versus photographic stimuli among typically developing (TD) children and age-matched children with ASD. For visual attention, the dependent measures were the number of fixations and fixation time to eye, mouth, and 'other' (background) areas of…
Descriptors: Photography, Visual Aids, Attention, Visual Stimuli
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Dalgin-Eyiip, Ozlem; Ulke-Kurkcuoglu, Burcu – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of using video-enhanced activity schedules on a laptop on the acquisition, maintenance, and generalization of schedule following, and pretend play skills in children with ASD. In addition, social validity data were collected from the teachers and the mothers of the participating children. Four…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Learning Activities, Play
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Randall, Kristina N.; Ryan, Joseph B.; Walters, Sharon M.; Stierle, Jordan N. – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Assistive technology (AT) has been shown to be a promising method for supporting individuals with intellectual disability (ID) attain a higher degree of independence both at home and in the work place. The purpose of this alternating-treatment single-case research design study was to compare the effectiveness of three methods (i.e., Notes App,…
Descriptors: Planning, Nutrition, Program Effectiveness, Computer Oriented Programs
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Loukeris, Stefanos; Soulis, Spyridon-Georgios – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Student retention in kindergarten is a common practice, so that students will obtain the necessary school preparation for elementary school. However, this practice is also used for students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), without sufficient research data on the impacts of retention on this group of students. The current study examines the…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Kindergarten, Grade Repetition
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Johnson, Jenee Vickers; Travers, Jason C.; Forbes, Heather J.; Zimmerman, Kathleen – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Approximately 50 years of research on rapid toilet training (RTT) first used by Azrin and Foxx (1971) indicates RTT is effective for teaching individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) independent toileting routines. Professionals focused on toilet training may be familiar with RTT procedures but be less informed about the…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Toilet Training, Intellectual Disability
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Wei, Qi; Machalicek, Wendy; Crowe, Becky; Kunze, Megan; Rispoli, Mandy – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
This article reviewed behavioral treatment of restricted and repetitive behavior and interests (RRBIs) specifically for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) 8 years of age and younger. Empirical studies published in the last decade that examined the effects of behavioral interventions for RRBIs in young children with ASD were reviewed.…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Behavior Problems, Interests
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Bouck, Emily C.; Bartz, Kayla; Costello, M. Patty – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Transition planning is an important element of special education. This study is a secondary data analysis of the National Longitudinal Transition Study 2012 (NLTS 2012) that examined parent, student, and adult service agency involvement in the transition process for secondary students with intellectual disability (ID). The NLTS 2012 is the third…
Descriptors: Transitional Programs, Planning, Students with Disabilities, Intellectual Disability
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Cox, Sarah K.; Root, Jenny R.; Goetz, Kiersten; Taylor, Kaley – Education and Training in Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 2021
Mathematics education highlights the importance of helping students understand mathematical content and the ability to think critically about mathematics. Mathematical practice standards outline expectations for engaging students in meaningful mathematics activities to encourage a deep understanding of mathematical concepts and content. For some…
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Teaching Methods, Schemata (Cognition), Students with Disabilities
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