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Joseph Pangaro

Joseph Pangaro is a 27-year veteran of law enforcement. He retired in 2013 at the rank of Lieutenant and currently serves as the Director of School Safety and Security for a large school district in NJ. He is also the owner of Pangaro Training and Management, a company that provides training to the public and private sector on a host of topics. Mr. Pangaro is also a staff writer for the magazine NJ Blue Now. Visit his website at: JPangaro.com. for more bio information 

Keeping Kids with Autism Safe When Violence Erupts

Keeping Kids with Autism Safe When Violence Erupts https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/keeping-autism-children-safe

Every school must prepare for the unthinkable: violence in the building.  That violence can come from two specific sources: an “internal” source, like a student in the school, or an “external” source, like an intruder that gets into the building with the intent to hurt or kill people. Our administrators, teachers, support staff, and students […]

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Smart Ways to Deal with Sexuality and Autism

Smart Ways to Deal with Sexuality and Autism

Life is filled with challenges for all of us, and for kids on the spectrum, the challenges can be even more difficult.  As anyone who has experience with the spectrum knows, we often concern ourselves with education and social interaction as main goals for helping our kids.  After all, life is made up of one […]

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