This is a 12-hour course designed to cover the characteristics of Autism and a structured teaching approach (from the TEACCH® Autism Program). Content will include strengths and challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorders, communication, social issues and behavior regulation. The course is appropriate for Pre-K through Post-High General and Special Educators, Paraprofessionals, Related Service Providers, and Administrators. 12 hours of continuing education credits will be offered for in class time. Teachers can earn up to four additional points by fabricating individualized supports for one or more students, for a total of 16 possible CEU’s.