Nearly eight years ago, I met a little character who deeply impacted my professional and personal life. His name was Luke. He was 12 years old and was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Teaching reading REALLY IS rocket science!"
Improving best practice in the teaching of reading at ASFM!
Support Services Mission Statement
Guided by the ASFM mission of open minds, caring hearts and global leadership, the Support Services Department ensures progress for all learners through advocacy, and consistent and continuous support. We provide healthy learning environments that promote holistic growth through curiosity, rigor, creativity and challenge. We acknowledge and embrace differences, and foster respect and acceptance through inclusion, empathy and compassion. Support Services collaborates with teachers, parents and the community to serve our students and their families. We call on all stakeholders to help build the life skills, independence, problem solving strategies, goal setting, and cultural awareness that prepare our students to enjoy life and be positive contributors to society.