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Hank Smith

Hank Smith is an elementary school teacher living in Northern California. Living with his son, Ian, has been an amazing learning experience which has not only helped him in working with children with special needs at his school, but also has given him valuable insight to share with parents and educators. Hank and Ian share their story in well-received talks, workshops, and keynote addresses throughout California. He is the author of Sticks and Stones - A Father’s Journey Into Autism. For more information visit and