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CFS Research Assistant Professor Co-Investigator of Intervention Funded by the Institute of Education Sciences

CFS Research Assistant Professor Co-Investigator of Intervention Funded by the Institute of Education Sciences
Rose Iovannone, PhD, and the Florida Center for Inclusive Communities in the Department of Child & Family Studies are among three centers (University of Rochester, Appalachian State University, University of South Florida) selected to develop and pilot their intervention model, Students with Autism Accessing General Education (SAAGE).

The three-year, $1,500,000 research project is funded by the Institute of Education Sciences/National Center for Special Education Research Program and aims to increase the quality of educational services and access to inclusive settings for students with co-occurring autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and intellectual disability (ID) in elementary school (kindergarten through 5th grade). Read more...