Selecting a School for a Child with ASD

  • 26-10-2010

Most parents will find that when their child transfers school it can be a traumatic and worrying time. This may be a transfer from nursery to primary, primary to secondary school, when a family moves house, or when a placement breaks down. When you have a child with ASD there can be additional worries. Trying to find a school that will understand your child’s needs, will be flexible in understanding your child’s behaviours, and that will work in partnership with you may be challenging.  This fact sheet takes you through some useful steps....................................