Raising Significant Disability Awareness

Find and explore one source (i.e. childrens book, journal article, multimedia resources, advocacy organization websites, professional organization websites/articles, scholarly websites, etc.) specific to each of the following disability areas: communicative disorders, intellectual disabilities, and autism. Use these sources to increase your awareness about the characteristics and educational needs of each area. Explain what you learned about the disability Explain how that information will impact your teaching practices. Describe how you will specifically leverage your new awareness to influence the awareness of other colleagues or students in your school. Your post should be four to five paragraphs in length. You must also include the reference for your three sources.