High Road School of Wright City Walks for Autism

On October 13th, 2018, the staff from High Road School of Wright City got together to show their support and raise awareness for autism at the St. Louis Autism Speaks Autism Walk. The team had a great time meeting new friends and greeting the old. We want to thank Autism Speaks, and the walk’s sponsors for putting together a great day full of good food, fun activities, and great people!

2018-10-15T22:18:33+00:00October 5th, 2018|

The Importance of Empathy in Our Work with Students with Special Needs

A debate currently rages about the nature of autism. Within this debate are two important questions: Is autism a disorder to be treated? Or should society be treated to fit the needs of everyone? Like other writers who try to avoid falling into the pit of political despair, this blog will serve only to say what Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson would say—“It doesn’t matter!” for our day-to-day activities. I know what you’re thinking—“What a crock!” “Take a stance!” “Stir the pot!”—but my goal is not to figure out everything there is to know about people with autism, whether you see it [...]

2018-08-18T04:59:28+00:00April 18th, 2018|