Autism Support Resources
Students with autism can benefit greatly from visual support and structure. This resource from Easter Seals Illinois Autism Partnership can help to provide that structure at home. School Closure Toolkit
Visual schedules and “First - Then” charts are helpful for students to understand next steps.
Here is a comprehensive resource for supporting students with Autism during uncertain times, with resources specific to COVID 19.
Autism Speaks released a video on how to help cope with disrupted routines during this time.
For more individualized ideas and strategies, contact your student’s case manager.