Educating and Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the General Education Setting

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
The registration period has closed for this event.

8:30 AM-11:30 AM

Registration open through 6/13/2018 10:59 PM Central Time (US & Canada)

This workshop will focus on educating students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who attend general education classes. Participants will learn about the characteristics of ASD and strategies to address academic and social emotional issues that can affect student engagement. With tools such as schedules, visual supports, and behavioral strategies, staff can structure a student’s day to increase independence and success!


Jen Tate is currently a Instructional Support Team Coach for CASE.  While this is her first year with CASE, she is in her 11th year of work in schools.  Jen started as a school social worker for 5 years in a therapeutic day school.  Enjoying work with more challenging populations of students, she returned to school and became a Board Certified Behavior Analyst.  Jen has spent the last 5 years as a behavior specialist, collaborating with teams to develop interventions for challenging students in both general and special education programming and providing professional development to increase teacher and student success.  Jen loves to problem solve situations and encourage educators to think outside the box.  

Continuing Education Credits
Professional Development Credit: Hours - 3


Free of charge for CASE member districts and staff (Districts 15, 16, 41, 44, 87, 89, 93).
$100 for the training for all other registrants. Materials are included unless otherwise noted.

D15 Marquardt Administration Center

1860 Glen Ellyn Road
Glendale Heights, IL 60139

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About Us

The Cooperative Association for Special Education (CASE) is a joint agreement between Marquardt School District 15, Queen Bee School District 16, Glen Ellyn School District 41, Lombard Elementary School District 44, Glenbard Township High School District 87, Community Consolidated School District 89 and Community Consolidated School District 93 in DuPage County. CASE provides varied supports so that each member district can offer a complete range of services to students with special needs between the ages of 3 and 22 years.

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