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What Is Autism? (Flex) Ages 6-11

In this four week flex class students will learn what autism is an how to understand and support a friend or loved one who is autistic.
Gabrielle Hughes - Autistic Advocate
1462 total reviews for this teacher
1 review for this class
Completed by 4 learners
year olds
learners per class

Charged upfront
Flexible schedule
Over 4 weeks
No live meetings

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Class Experience

I have been working with special needs children in various capacities for 8 years. I am also an autistic adult with 27 years of lived autism experience. I have worked in schools, as a private tutor, a caregiver, a community support worker and I lead social groups for autistic children and teens, and have my associate's degree in special education. 
Students are expected to watch the videos and to reply to promts and questions. 
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
No live meetings, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.


Gabrielle Hughes - Autistic Advocate
Lives in the United States
I am an autistic advocate who leads social groups for autistic children and teens as well as teaching classes about autism and sensory needs and inclusive fun classes.
1462 total reviews
1348 completed classes

About Me

My name is Gabrielle, I started teaching sewing lessons when I was a homeschool senior. I taught classes at a local home school group and discovered I had a passion for teaching. When I was 19 I discovered I was most likely autistic and was able... 
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