autism · Education

An #ActuallyAutistic View on Classroom Inclusion

Alex Kronstein is an autistic adult and one of Halifax’s most outspoken neurodiversity advocates.  I have had the pleasure of getting to know him through Facebook, and working with him on his Neurodivecast podcast (hosted by D’Artifactory Radio). Alex has taught me a lot about the autistic perspective, and how to be an ally to those… Continue reading An #ActuallyAutistic View on Classroom Inclusion

autism · Education · Nova Scotia · Politics

Guest Post: Retired HRSB Autism Specialist Jan Keddy’s Letter to Minister Casey

Minister Karen Casey, Playing and Learning Together is a group of professionals and parents of children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) that has come together to create learning environments that are better suited to meet the needs of children and youth with ASD. As the founder and director of this organization, I am… Continue reading Guest Post: Retired HRSB Autism Specialist Jan Keddy’s Letter to Minister Casey