Month: December 2012
SHOOTS GAME CLUB CHRISTMAS PARTY
We wanted to take a moment and share an event that our friends at ADEC are hosting.
SHOOTS GAME CLUB
FRIDAY NIGHT, DECEMBER 21 7PM-10PMContinue reading “SHOOTS GAME CLUB CHRISTMAS PARTY”
Robots and Children with Autism
Written by our Family Outreach Coordinator, Lisa DelPrete
I recently read an article from the BBC news entitled “Robots in the classroom help autistic children learn” and I have to say that I do not totally agree with the entire article and this is why. In the summer of 2010, our entire family experienced how the use of a robot could help our then 10 year old son, Mateo, who was diagnosed with Autism at the age of 4 ½. Mateo spent about two days a week throughout that summer working with a robot through the University of Notre Dame’s FUN Lab.Continue reading “Robots and Children with Autism”