: This program is sponsored by the TJEEI. UCF faculty will work with a cadre of parents of children with ASD to develop presentations focusing increasing understanding and awareness of ASD from the perspective of the family. Presentations will be delivered in all four courses in the certificate program.
: Dr. Richard L. Simpson, Department of Special Education, Kansas University Medical Center, has agreed to act as an outside evaluator for Project ASD. Dr. Simpson is one of the pioneers in the education of students with autism and Asperger's syndrome. Dr. Simpson is highly experienced and widely published in Autism Spectrum Disorders and personnel preparation, including program evaluation. Dr. Simpson is currently a faculty advisor for a Master’s degree in Special Education with emphasis in autism and Asperger’s Syndrome offered by the University of Kansas.