Instead of addressing the crisis it has created for Ontario children with autism, the Ford government is downloading its obligation to support these students onto public schools.
Five educational workers’ unions have released a joint statement urging the government to rethink its reckless approach to the Ontario Autism Program and put the needs of children first.
Michelle Smith and I talk about authenticity, truth and transparency and the new film she stars in called Best and Most Beautiful Things.
Clarissa Fortin talks with 'Animal Appetites' children's book author Andrea Bull to discuss autism awareness and the challenges writing for kids.
Two recent events in Ontario schools underscore the public's limited understanding of disability and impairment in Ontario's education system in general and autism in particular.
Being autistic brings forth a number of challenges to day-to-day life, but many of those challenges exist because of our society's inability to take the time to understand autism.
A roundup of the highlights from the Blogs this week
Even though it's factually true, saying 'vaccines don't cause autism' falls into the same ableist narrative as 'vaccines cause autism.'
Sarah Drew runs Every1Games, a company that provides a skills course in video game production activities along with social and professional development for teens with autism.
Children with challenges or disabilities of any kind can find joy and success in a theatrical project, even (especially!) kids for whom social interaction is the hardest thing of all.