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Math Made Visual: Teaching Numbers with Pictures

Matthew Peterson | Posted 06.15.2013 | Impact
Matthew Peterson

When I was young, I struggled with math. It was always taught in a language-heavy way, and I'm dyslexic, so that didn't work out too well for me. Eventually, my dad tried something that got me over those language barriers. He drew pictures of what the words and the symbols were trying to convey.

HBO: A Mother's Courage: Talking Back to Autism

Chantal Sicile-Kira | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Chantal Sicile-Kira

The documentary A Mother's Courage does not sugarcoat autism, or celebrate it, or cure it. The movie's strength lies in that it shows the heart-wrenching reality of what families have to go.

UC Davis Study Authors: Autism is Environmental (Can We Move On Now?)

David Kirby | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Kirby

I have always said that all environmental factors should be considered in at least some subgroups of autism. This position has been met with considerable ridicule.