New Autism Resources on txautism.net

Region 13’s Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training (TSLAT) website is continually adding free resources for teachers, administrators, parents, and others who are impacted by autism. For this population, www.txautism.net would be well worth memorizing!

For those already familiar with txautism.net, here are some resources we recently added.

Learning Library – Online Courses – Additional Learning Opportunities (these are all webinars)

Sexuality for Individuals with IDD is LIVE

Understanding the Autism Supplement is LIVE

Learning Library – Video Gallery – Expert Interviews

We added 22 new videos to this section!

Learning Library – Video Gallery – Parent Interviews

This is a new section in our Video Gallery – check it out!

 

Questions? Contact Cyndi O’Toole at Cyndi.OToole@esc13.txed.net

 

2017 Recreation & Camp Resource Guide

2017 Recreation and Camp Resource Guide

Austin ISD in collaboration with Easterseals of Central Texas has published the resource guide for recreation and camp opportunities available in 2017 for people with special needs. This lengthy document (24 pgs) includes information on day programs and activities in Central Texas as well as overnight programs across the state of Texas. For each of the approximately 90 programs listed, the guide includes a brief description of the program, what ages the program is for, the location, fee, contact information, and website. Not all programs have a fee; there are many that are offered for free. The guide is available in English and Spanish.

2017 Recreation and Camp Resource Guide-English

2017 Recreation and Camp Resource Guide-Spanish

Questions? Darcy.Schiller@esc13.txed.net

Autism at Work Virtual Career Fair

Autism at Work Virtual Career Fair

Thursday, April 13th, 2017 3:00-5:00 CST

Microsoft is hosting a virtual career fair titled Autism at Work with some of the top US employers – all of which have autism hiring programs or inclusive hiring programs. Employers participating in the career fair include AT&T, Ford, Hewlett Packard, JP Morgan Chase, Microsoft, and more. Persons seeking employment can discuss their career goals, showcase their skills, and ask any questions. LinkedIn will be hosting two 30 minute sessions between 3:00 and 4:00 CST in the virtual theater on how to utilize LinkedIn, build a profile, and get noticed during their job search. Get more information and register for free today at the link below.

REGISTRATION AND INFORMATION

Questions? Darcy.Schiller@esc13.txed.net