Meg Ralston, an Autistic Support Consultant for BLaST Intermediate Unit 17, who herself has a physical disability, works with local school districts to plan and teach lessons to elementary school students on developing awareness and appreciation of similarities and differences among people.
Interview Video Clips
The following video clips of an interview with Meg Ralston, Autistic Support Consultant for BLaST IU 17 and Jennifer Cooley, School Counselor for the Donald E. Schick Elementary School in the Loyalsock Township School District, provide an overview of this exemplary program for students.
Classroom Lesson and Conferences Video Clips
Overview of lesson (Click here to view the written plan for this lesson.)