Introduction to Fragile X Syndrome

Introduction to Fragile X Syndrome

Everything is connected and affected really Fragile X Syndrome is common. It’s not only the most common identifiable inherited cause of intellectual disability, it’s also the most common identifiable inherited cause of autism spectrum conditions it affects as many as 1 in 3,000 to 1 in 4,000 individuals in its full mutation state but it’s…

Autism and Relationships: Sam Goes Dating

Autism and Relationships: Sam Goes Dating

HUNUA, FRANKLIN DISTRICT Sam! Oh, you’re up! Wow, you’re organized! Do you know what’s happening today? – Today? Rainbow’s End. – Rainbow’s End, isn’t it? (interviewer) Can you start by just telling me your name? Sam…Muir-James SAM MUIR-JAMES (interviewer) And how old are you, Sam? Twenty-seven. (interviewer) And is this the first time that you’ve…

Accommodations and Modifications for Students with Disabilities

Accommodations and Modifications for Students with Disabilities

(Class) She will help row the boat… [Music] (Female Narrator) For students with disabilities, the right accommodations and modifications can be as important to school success as appropriate IEP goals. These educational supports are similar, but they are not the same. [Music] Accommodations change how a student accesses information, participates in school activities, or demonstrates…