Technology for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

This site is an evolving collection of technology resources that support students with ASD. Please use these resources with your students.

App Suggestions for Elementary Age Children

Guiding Principles, based upon a strength model, can be found in the following books:


1. Just Give Him the Whale!: 20 Ways to Use Fascinations, Areas of Expertise, and Strengths to Support Students with Autism by Paula Kluth and Patrick Schwarz

Highlights strategies that reframe "obsessions" as areas of strength, as positive instructional tools that calm, engage and facilitate learning.


2. Visual Strategies for Improving Communication:

Practical Supports for School and Homeby Linda Hodgdon

Highlights strategies that build upon the visual strengths of learners with ASD.