about the boy

Interviewer-Presenter: 
Kari Eaton
Interviewee: 
Liam
Drew
Jack

This short vignette about the interests and experiences of 3 boys with ASD was created to present at District Partner Day 2010. Watch for the upcoming indepth eLesson about these boys.

type: 
for Parents
Personal Stories

Jackie's Story, Part 3: Strategies for a Successful Kindergarten Year

length: 
8 minutes
Interviewer-Presenter: 
Lynn Savoie

Jackie lives in a small town in the Kootenays with her son, Hayden, who's been diagnosed with high-functioning autism. She agreed to be interviewed by POPARD to help other parents prepare their children for the school system.

type: 
for Parents
Personal Stories

Creating a Visual Calendar

length: 
6:30
Interviewer-Presenter: 
Lynn Savoie

Something any parent can do to help their child prepare for school is to create a Visual Schedule. Jackie, whom we met in the Jackie's Story series, explains how she created and used visual schedules for her son, Hayden.
This eLearning lesson is presented by POPARD Education and Behaviour Consultant, Lynn Savoie.

type: 
for Parents
Personal Stories

Jackie's Story, Part 1: Birth to Diagnosis

length: 
12 minutes
Interviewer-Presenter: 
Lynn Savoie

This is the first in a three-part series presented by POPARD Education and Behaviour Consultant, Lynn Savoie.

type: 
for Parents
Personal Stories

Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS): Interview with a Parent

length: 
9 minutes
Interviewer-Presenter: 
Shana Ayers
Interviewee: 
Joyce Doerksen

Shana Ayers, (POPARD Educational & Behaviour Consultant) interviews Joyce, the mother of a boy, Isaiah, who uses the PECS program.  She discusses a pivotal moment with PECS, how PECS has changed communication and life for Isaiah, and offers advice to parents regarding the PECS program.

type: 
Communication
for Parents
Personal Stories