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The online courses and coaching programme upskilling educators to confidently teach autistic children with impact!

With practical courses, community forums and live online Q&As to guide you at every step of the way!

Empowering Teachers and Educators to...

Be prepared and equipped to meet the diverse needs of your students

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Efficiently respond to, de-escalate and minimise behaviour that challenges

Confidently lead and deploy team members to maximise impact

What is Autism for Teachers?

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The Impact Teaching Framework

 BUILD KNOWLEDGE and understanding about neurodiversity, autism and supporting individual needs.

 LEARN STRATEGIES that are practical and evidence-based to meet the holistic needs of autistic and neurodivergent children.

 PLAN SUPPORT via a coaching model to help you reflect on current practice and next steps to enhance learning.

 IMPLEMENT PRACTICE that makes an impact through putting learnt knowledge and strategies into action!

Alongside the 8 online courses the programme also gives you:

Monthly live online Q&A's with autism specialist teacher Steph Reed, for personalised support

👩‍👩‍👧‍👦 Interactive community forums to get tailored feedback, help or advice at any time

👩🏽‍🏫 Connect with a professional network of educators

🌠 A growing bank of a teaching resources ready to use and inspire you

👀 A sneak preview inside the interactive community forums...

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How Will This Programme Benefit Me?

★ Expand your knowledge of autism, communication needs, sensory processing, emotional regulation and social interaction, and practical ways you can help and support.
★ Gain personalised support and feedback related to your students and their individual needs to help you implement support that really makes an impact.

★ Have a ‘tool-box’ of evidence-based strategies, resources and skills, that you can use to support different individual abilities and needs, straight away!
Feel confident with implementing different support strategies, leading a team and speaking about impact and progress with other professionals and parents.

Ready to Learn More?!

Access any time

Access the courses, resources and community at times convenient to you. Our on-demand content allows you to log in and complete as you go, plus you can revisit the content if needed. Suitable for busy educators!

Q&A and Interactive Community

Ongoing support is offered through the interactive community where you can connect with others as well as ask for feedback, help and advice at any time. You can also ask questions for the live Q&A each month or watch the replay!

Practical advice

Each course is filled with specialist, practical advice that you can implement immediately. You also get to access the vast knowledge and experience in the community!

Downloadable resources

Each monthly course comes with downloadable resources such as visual supports, teaching aids, reflection tasks and other helpful resources. These will support your learning and practice.

Bitesize videos

Each course is broken down into short video modules, allowing you to easily follow the content. The modules are full of invaluable, to-the-point information and resources.

Device compatible

The course material can be completed on whatever your preferred device is, either via your internet browser or the Teachable app.


Each course comes with bitesize videos featuring a range of practical strategies, downloadable course materials and teaching resources

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1: Autism and Neurodiversity

Broaden your knowledge about autism, neurodiversity and practical ways to support in the key areas of communication, understanding and sensory processing.

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2: Inclusive Teaching Strategies

Learn practical teaching approaches and support strategies that will enhance the learning of neurodivergent and neurotypical children and young people.

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3: Help My Communication

Explore early communication development and how to help children express their needs and wants. You will learn hands-on ways to develop children’s attention, functional communication and vocabulary.

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4: Help My Social Relationships

Learn practical strategies to develop early play and social interaction skills. Gain a ‘tool box’ of things you can do to enhance children’s play, turn taking and interaction.

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5: Help My Emotional Regulation

Learn why a child may be behaving in a specific way and how to help them identify and respond to their emotions in a way that is helpful to them (rather than escalating to challenging behaviour).

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6: Help My Sensory Processing

Learn about different sensory needs and the 8 sensory systems. Get equipped with practical ways that you can support sensory regulation and have the confidence to implement these strategies straight away.

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7: Help My Transitions

Get an insight into autistic thinking and why transitions can be particularly distressing. Learn a range of evidence-based strategies to help children’s transition smoothly, that reduce anxiety and ‘meltdowns’.

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8: Leading a Team of Support Assistants

Learn inspiring ways to deploy support assistants and enhance the practice of your team. You will learn strategies to build a stable support network around you and enhance the value in which a class team brings to the children, teaching and learning.

Access the Course Content On Any Device and at Any Time!

Autism for Teachers

Hi, I'm Steph Reed, Your Teacher!

l am an independent Autism Specialist Teacher and School Consultant, working with various schools and services in London and internationally.

Over the past 15 years, I have taught many autistic children and young people, with a wide variety of abilities and complex needs, and I have previously held leadership roles including SENCo, Inclusion Leader and School Autism Outreach Leader.

In recent years, I have upskilled many adults including parents, teachers and SENCO’s  with practical skills and knowledge to enhance teaching and learning.

I have collated all of the most helpful and valuable information and resources for teachers and educators all in one place – ‘Autism for Teachers‘.

Steph Reed Autism Spectrum Teacher

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Frequently Asked Questions

Anyone teaching or supporting autistic children and young people (or those with related communication and sensory needs) in educational settings. This includes teachers, support assistants, SENCO’s, educators and children’s professionals.

A new course each month:

The courses will be taught through a series of bitesize videos, downloadable resources and reflection tasks, that you will have access to via a login and password.

You can complete the course content at your own pace.

Monthly live Q&A:

You can submit questions for the live Q&A at any time.

If you cannot attend live, there will be a replay available to watch.

Interactive community:

A dedicated space to connect, interact, ask questions, share resources and get advice. There to support you at any time, throughout the membership!

Resources bank:

Lots of pre-made teaching resources for you to use straight away or inspire you to create personalised resources for your students.

There is approximately 1.5 hours of content in each monthly course.

For the duration of your membership!

If you don’t finish a course 1 month, don’t worry, you will still be able to access it.

Yes you can cancel your membership at any time.

Join Autism for Teachers

Monthly Membership

£ 29 per month
  • 1 course per month
  • Impact Teaching Framework
  • Monthly live Q&As
  • Interactive community and forums
  • Specialist advice and feedback
  • Certificate
  • Cancel at any time

1 Year Membership

£ 249
  • Access all courses
  • Impact Teaching Framework
  • Monthly live Q&As
  • Interactive community and forums
  • Specialist advice and feedback
  • Certificate
  • Save £100!
  • 30 day money back guarantee

Packages for Schools

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Multiple Users

Discounted rates for multiple purchase orders. Please contact.

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Group Training - Monthly Membership

For use during INSET, induction training and other group training scenarios.

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Site Licence

A training account for every member of staff including one for training parents & carers.

Have any questions? Please get in touch

07523 389482