Region 4 ESC provides professional development, products, program evaluations, and customized services designed to build the capacity of educators serving students with autism spectrum disorder.
Registration for professional development is available online through the Region 4 eCatalog
. Type “autism” into the search field, click “submit,” and view upcoming professional development opportunities.
This web site gives you access to information on evidence-based practices, free online trainings, and the Autism Circuit where you can download and print a variety of tools to use in the classroom.
Access training on a variety of autism-related topics at this web site. Each module guides you through case studies, instructional videos, pre- and post-assessments, a glossary, and much more at no cost.
AFIRM Modules are designed to help you learn the step-by-step process of planning, using, and monitoring evidence-based practices with learners with autism from birth to 22 years of age. Supplemental materials and handouts are also available for download.
Cathy Williams, Ph.D.