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How to help autistic children socialise in school

shutterstock Rebecca Wood, University of Birmingham It’s not hard to find representations in films or on the television of fictional autistic people with poor social skills and who struggle to […]

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As BBC drama The A word shows, mainstream schools can make special needs pupils feel isolated

Brahm Norwich, University of Exeter As many parents who have children with autism will know, school can be a tough place. Maybe it’s not surprising then that 34% of children […]

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