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Behavior Intervention 101: The 4 Functions of Behavior

Behavior Intervention 101: The 4 Functions of B...

What are the 4 functions of behavior in ABA? This article explains what is meant by function of behavior, how to identify the four functions (escape, attention, tangible, sensory), and...

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Behavior Intervention 101: The 4 Functions of B...

What are the 4 functions of behavior in ABA? This article explains what is meant by function of behavior, how to identify the four functions (escape, attention, tangible, sensory), and...

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Procedural Safeguard Notices: Top 5 Dos and Don’ts

Providing Procedural Safeguard Notices is often seen as a requirement that can be glossed over or rushed through. Brenna makes an argument for why we should take the time to...

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Procedural Safeguard Notices: Top 5 Dos and Don’ts

Providing Procedural Safeguard Notices is often seen as a requirement that can be glossed over or rushed through. Brenna makes an argument for why we should take the time to...

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What is Precision Teaching in ABA?

What is Precision Teaching in ABA?

Overview Precision teaching is a system of teaching used in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) that utilizes exact measurements and data to guide instruction and curricula choices. It was developed by...

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What is Precision Teaching in ABA?

Overview Precision teaching is a system of teaching used in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) that utilizes exact measurements and data to guide instruction and curricula choices. It was developed by...

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11 Celebrities and Famous People with Autism or Aspergers

11 Celebrities and Famous People with Autism or...

Although autism can create difficulty in learning, many people with autism can not only perform their jobs effectively but succeed at the very highest levels. This article lists 11 of...

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11 Celebrities and Famous People with Autism or...

Although autism can create difficulty in learning, many people with autism can not only perform their jobs effectively but succeed at the very highest levels. This article lists 11 of...

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Keeping Children with Special Needs Learning During the Pandemic

Keeping Children with Special Needs Learning Du...

Remote learning (also called distance learning) can be a particular challenge for students with autism and other special needs. This article provided several resources for teaching children with autism over...

Keeping Children with Special Needs Learning Du...

Remote learning (also called distance learning) can be a particular challenge for students with autism and other special needs. This article provided several resources for teaching children with autism over...

How to Use Chaining to Teach Complex Skills

How to Use Chaining to Teach Complex Skills

Chaining procedures are critical for teaching children with autism complex skills such as washing hands and getting dressed. In combination with a good task analysis, chaining procedures make teaching complex...

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How to Use Chaining to Teach Complex Skills

Chaining procedures are critical for teaching children with autism complex skills such as washing hands and getting dressed. In combination with a good task analysis, chaining procedures make teaching complex...

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