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    Alice Leaky

    Alice Leaky aspires to develop confidence in individuals with autism by expanding the perspectives of their parents, teachers, and caregivers. Miss Leaky has been teaching special education for students with autism and behavior challenges, ages 3-22, for 20 years. Further, Miss Leaky has a close relationship with her nephew with autism who is in his 20’s. This Teachable Tale is a short story for adults engaged with individuals with autism. Miss Leaky hopes to illustrate concepts, provoke reflection, and promote discussion. This story is a theatrical representation of an actual event with names and details changed to protect the innocent.

    One Summer Day in a Class for Elementary Students with Autism

    One Summer Day in a Class for Elementary Students with Autism https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/summer-class-for-elementary-students/

    “Good work, Josiah, you are all done!  Lets check your schedule.”  Josiah smiles brightly and hurries to his schedule knowing swimming is next.   As he and Miss Leaky walk through the quietly bustling classroom, a small voice calls out “Miss Leaky, swimming?”  “Yes Augustus, first work then swimming, hurry up and finish your work.” Augustus […]

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