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2012-04-10 23:02:57

Nine new projects to be funded New York, NY (PRWEB) April 09, 2012 The Autism Science Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to funding autism research, today announced the recipients of its annual pre- and postdoctoral fellowships. Six postdoctoral and three predoctoral grants will be awarded to student/mentor teams conducting research in autism interventions, treatment targets, early diagnosis, biomarkers, and animal models. This represents a 50% increase over last...

2012-04-04 23:04:14

The Educator Teaching Series eBook on “Living in the Mainstream: Supporting Children With Developmental Disabilities in Inclusive Settings” provides approaches to addressing disability and discrimination and creating inclusive and open-minded environments for children with developmental disabilities. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 04, 2012 Special Learning, Inc., a comprehensive Autism solutions company, today announced the release of its Educator Teaching Series eBook “Living...

2012-04-04 23:01:03

For Autism Awareness Month 2012, a new blog offers hope and inspiration for autistic adults and the people who love and care for them. Called "Autism for a Lifetime: Finding Joy in the Journey," the blog presents a unique perspective on living with Autism Spectrum Disorder and offers tangible ways to cope and to find strength and joy in the process. Ridgewood, NJ (PRWEB) April 04, 2012 Just in time for Autism Awareness Month, a new blog entitled "Autism for a Lifetime: Finding Joy in the...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'