Author Archives: Dave Angel

How to get My Son to Follow the Teacher’s Direction?

How do I get my son with Aspergers to understand that he has to follow the teacher’s directions to work on the subject in front of him rather than “entertaining” the kids around him or doing another subject because he thinks … Continue reading

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Do You Want The Great Aspergers Education Debate As A Free Ebook?

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2 New Aspergers Education Videos

Here’s 2 new videos on the topic of Aspergers and Education I really wanted to share… 1. This video is by Fiona Van Lochem and in her words is: “A story for classroom use to educate students about Asperger’s Syndrome … Continue reading

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The Big Aspergers Education Debate

Thanks for coming over here to the Big Aspergers Education Debate. Please let me know your thoughts and experiences of your child’s education; whatever the setting (be it home schooling. main stream school, special educational school, residential school, private school … Continue reading

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All About Aspergers – For Teachers Video

Here’s a great video by a young man with Aspergers, to help teachers better understand Aspergers…

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How Can I Understand The Way That My Child With Aspergers Learns?

Learning Styles Talk to your child’s special education teacher who can explain to you how your child learns best and techniques to use at home. It may also help to talk to more than one special education teacher for insights … Continue reading

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The Three Major Challenges For Children with Aspergers in School (and How To Overcome Them)

In a recent interview with Dr. Magnusen I asked her what she felt were the three major challenges for children with Aspergers in school. And also what can be done to help the child overcome them. Here’s what she said: … Continue reading

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How to choose the right high school for my child with Aspergers

For children with Asperger’s, high school can be very overwhelming.  Finding the right high school for your teen can positively influence his attitude towards his future.  Many people have no choice in the matter other than the local public high … Continue reading

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3 Key Reasons Why Children With Aspergers Are Vulnerable To Bullying

In a recent interview with Jeff Deutsch (an adult with Aspergers and a coach to people with Aspergers) revealed 3 key reasons why children with Aspergers can be vulnerable to bullying: 1. Problems in reading danger signals – Children with Aspergers … Continue reading

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How to get a teenage boy with Aspergers to do his homework without the usual rollercoaster of emotions?

Many students receive increased amounts of homework as they get older. For a student with Asperger’s Syndrome, homework creates significant challenges. These include paying attention, staying motivated long enough to complete a task, using appropriate study skills, and avoiding whining … Continue reading

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