With more than 1 in 100 children on the autism spectrum, and 70% of those children in mainstream schools, every teacher in the UK will teach an autistic child. But there is no compulsory autism training for teachers. The National Autistic Society have joined forces with Ambitious about Autism to get autism training for every new teacher. You can read more about the campaign here.
Sign their Open Letter if you agree that every teacher deserves the right training, and every autistic child needs a teacher who understands them.Share This Post: