Autism is a complex developmental disorder, affecting 1 in 68 people. It can affect a person’s ability to communicate, learn, interact with others, and reason. It affects speech and motor skills. Families of autistic children deal with behavioral and social challenges and often experience high levels of stress.
But families of autistic children are not alone. There are many resources, groups, and trained specialist who can help autistic children and their families.
April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day.
Learn more about Autism:
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Welcome to Lovejoy ISD Special Education!
We believe all children are entitled to a great education consistent with their ability to learn. Lovejoy ISD offers many programs and related services for children who have learning differences, ages 3 - 21. We are a team of dedicated professionals who will work with you and your child to create a great educational experience.
We understand navigating through the world of special education can be overwhelming, but we are here to help you through it all. Lovejoy ISD encourages parents to be actively involved in their child's education. We offer information about advocacy, 504's, evaluations, therapy, inclusion, technology and the laws supporting special education.
Please don't hesitate to contact us with all your special education questions.
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