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School Community Tool Kit (Autism Speaks)


This kit provides helpful information about students with autism to promote understanding and acceptance at school. It includes tools and strategies to increase learning for all members of the school community.

The School Community Tool Kit is broken down into sections:

About the School Community Tool Kit
Information about the resources included, a section on how to use the tool kit, a note to families and caregivers, an "About Me" profile form, and more.

About Autism
In addition to general information about autism, this section includes information about:

  • Social symptoms
  • Physical and medical issues
  • Additional challenges
  • Unique abilities that may accompany autism



Assistive Technology Autism Spectrum Disorder Behavior Challenging Behavior Collaboration Communication - AT Communication/Language Curriculum/Instructional Methods Disability Characteristics Elementary General Education High School Middle School Paraprofessional Parent/Family Related Services Speech/Language Impairment