University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Center for Academic Enrichment and Outreach
Autism is a learning and social disorder that has seen increased diagnosis within school-age populations. As educators grapple with overwhelmed and understaffed classrooms, finding ways to address the educational needs of this particular population can be very challenging. However, technology may serve to create alternative “virtual” world opportunities and thus, begin to expand learning possibilities for these students.
Autism; Autism--Diagnosis; Autism in children; Autism in children--Diagnosis; Autistic children; Autistic children--Education; Autistic children--Education (Early childhood); Autistic people; Educational technology
Education | Special Education and Teaching
Watson, D. L.
Autism and Computer Assisted Learning.
Available at: http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/mcnair_posters/60