Autistic Advocacy in the Schools: An Update

Before I launch into this blog update I’d just like to say that I know how lucky I am to live where I do. We are in an area that has huge support from the schools for their students. Our taxes are high, but they support some amazing parks, and more importantly, they give the… Continue reading Autistic Advocacy in the Schools: An Update

A Call to Action for Schools

Taking action to change anything in the system, whether political, economical, or through the schools, takes time and effort. I am starting now to propose a different day for the Light it Up Blue day that our school system does every year. My first step was to contact the principal of my school. I sent… Continue reading A Call to Action for Schools

Labels, Acceptance, & Neurodiversity

As we come up on April 2, which is National Autism Awareness Day, I thought I’d write a post about my experience with this day and what it means to me now. Why my label of being actually autistic is important. There are lots of posts out there about this day and many people’s experience… Continue reading Labels, Acceptance, & Neurodiversity