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At 2, he was labeled ‘intellectually disabled.’ He wasn’t. He has Asperger’s and now teaches students with autism.

John Miller, 47, is a teacher of language arts to students with autism in a mainstream setting at Watson B. Duncan Middle School in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Miller, himself, is on the autism spectrum, having been diagnosed while in college with Asperger’s syndrome, which is defined by the nonprofit …

Autism

Mark Haddon: ‘Ultimately, There Is No Narrative Without Death’ | Longreads | May. 11, 2016 | 14 Minutes (3,709 words)

An conversation with the author about his new dark short story collection, <i>The Pier Falls</i>.

Jonathan Buckley beats Hilary Mantel and Mark Haddon to BBC short story award

Briar Road, a ‘quiet, intriguing mystery’ about a family trying to find their missing daughter, captivates judges of £15,000 prize<p>The writer Jonathan Buckley has won the BBC national short story award with a haunting account of a family struggling to find a missing daughter, Briar Road.<p>A part-time …

This Beloved Kids Cartoon Explains Asperger's In Just 1 Minute

The disorder is likened to feeling as if you're trying to fit in on a different planet.<p>If you were looking for a way to describe the autism spectrum disorder formerly known as Asperger's syndrome to someone who was having trouble understanding it, you might take a cue from "Arthur."<p>The children's …

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon - review

‘a wonderful book about family, secrets and learning disorders’<p>The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is the sort of book that needs to be read by everyone as it is told through the eyes of autistic fifteen year old Christopher, and increases awareness of learning disorders to the reader.<p>…