Friday, December 19, 2014

Tech Firm Sees Benefit From Employees On The Spectrum


A global technology firm that's committed to hiring hundreds with autism says the move isn't about disability, but rather an effort to harness skills.   http://www.disabilityscoop.com/2014/12/19/tech-benefit-spectrum/19930/

Store Clerk Sees Autism-Related Meltdown: How Could I Have Helped?


Advice for bystanders on how to provide support when a meltdown occurs in public – especially during the busy holiday shopping season.  http://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2014/12/05/store-clerk-sees-autism-related-meltdown-how-could-i-have-helped-0?utm_source=email&utm_medium=text-link&utm_campaign=sciencedigest

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Down Syndrome No Barrier To College Degree


Stereotypes and academic hurdles haven't stopped one man with Down syndrome from receiving his bachelor's degree, graduating magna cum laude.   http://www.disabilityscoop.com/2014/12/16/down-syndrome-college-degree/19920/