Future Horizons Autism Conference – January & February 2014

Future Horizons is hosting four autism conferences during January and February 2014. Prior to joining Future Horizons’ blogger panel, I attended one of their conferences and I loved the event. It was informative, but in a more intimate setting. I can’t recommend their events highly enough so if you find yourself in the position to attend one of these conferences, do it! Don’t forget, if you use code ‘MHO’ during checkout, you can save 15% off of your conference registration {Read More}

Funny and Inspirational Autism Quotes

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While updating The Autism Education Site over the weekend, I spent some time turning a few funny and inspirational autism quotes into images that can be used as an autism awareness tool on social media sites or other blogs. Please feel free to use any of these images below with a linkback to this post. To view the full-sized image, simply click on any of the graphics. Update: I have more funny and inspirational autism quotes available for sharing. Now {Read More}

Future Horizons Spring 2013 Autism Conferences and Discount Code

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The Autism Conferences in 2013 list has been updated with the Future Horizons spring 2013 conferences. Don’t forget, you can save 15% off of your conference registration by using discount code MHO. Future Horizons Spring 2013 Autism Conferences January 18, 2013 – Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Conference with Dr. Temple Grandin, Eustacia Cutler and Dr. Jim Ball in Indianapolis, Indiana (Use discount code MHO to save 15%) February 8, 2013 – Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Conference with Dr. Temple Grandin {Read More}

Utah Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Conference – Discount Code

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The Provo Marriott Hotel will host the Utah Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Conference on November 30, 2012 and you can save 15% off of your registration with discount code MHO. Dr. Temple Grandin and Dr. Jed Baker will be speaking at this one day event. Dr. Temple Grandin – “The Way I See it” By attending, participants can: Modify the learning environment to accommodate sensory challenges Recognize and accommodate neurological differences in home or classroom setting   Distinguish between voluntary behaviors {Read More}

Review: Different…Not Less by Temple Grandin

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It has been more than five years since my youngest child was diagnosed with autism and in that time I’ve read a lot of autism books. Some have been great, some have been good and some haven’t been worth mentioning. I’ve just finished Temple Grandin’s new book, Different…Not Less, and I have to say that it easily ranks among the best autism books I’ve ever read. Here’s a little bit about the book: “One of the most important missions Temple {Read More}

Special Pre-order Price for Temple Grandin’s New Book, Different…Not Less

Temple Grandin’s new book, Different…Not Less, isn’t yet available but since you’re a reader of The Autism Education Site you can pre-order a copy using my discount code, MHO, for only $16.96 instead of the book’s $19.95 retail price. I have my hands on a preview copy of the book and while I’ve not yet finished it I can say that it is definitely one of my favorite autism books to date. Here’s a little bit about the book: One {Read More}