Do you know an educator who demonstrates remarkable dedication to individuals with autism spectrum disorders? Nominate them for the ASD Network Friend of Autism Award. Submissions should include details of how the nominee exhibits the following qualities.
Commitment: Has the education of families and children and youth with ASD as a primary focus and provides opportunities that enable students with ASD to reach their potential.
Vision: Sees potential in all individuals, readily adapts to change and accepts all individuals with ASD and their strengths and needs.
Innovation: Is aware of empirically supported practices in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders and shows a willingness to adapt and use resources creatively.
Inspiration: Displays positive interactions with students and parents and actively influences peers with their energy and enthusiasm.
Please include contact information for the nominee and the person(s) submitting the nomination. Nominations can be submitted via email: to Annette Wragge at email@example.com, or by mail to the following address: Annette Wragge, UNL, 253F Barkley Center, Lincoln, NE 68583-0738
*Nomination Deadline: March 1st, 2011
*The award will be presented during the evening event at the 2011 ASD State Conference on April 7th and 8th. (Embassy Suites, La Vista)
Please contact Annette with any questions!