STAR Autism Support can provide your district with a variety of workshop and training options to meet the unique needs of your school district or agency. These training options are created to address specific training requests for your district. A STAR professional development representative can work with you to coordinate a plan that fits your specific situation.
A variety of training options are available which include workshops, classroom consultation, developing coaches, building sustainable practices and many other options.
This comprehensive two-day workshop provides participants with detailed examples and practice activities on how to implement the evidence-based practices identified in the National Standards Report (2009). The STAR Program (Arick, Loos, Falco and Krug, 2004), a research-based curriculum is used to provide examples. Appropriate content connected to the common core curriculum is presented and detailed information on the three evidenced-based instructional methods of discrete trial training, pivotal response training and teaching through functional routines are shared. Participants will learn how to implement these strategies through structured lesson plans and a curriculum scope and sequence. The workshop will include extensive data collection systems and participants will learn to collect and use data for instructional decision making. Workshop topics will include the use of a power point lecture, video examples, presenter demonstration and participant "hands-on" practice.