Special Education Services
Autism Resources
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Autism support for LEAs through Region 12 Education Service Center provides research-based professional development and networking opportunities for General Education teachers, Special Education teachers, related service providers, and community agencies.


  • Evidence-based practices

  • Behavior management

  • Communication

  • Social interaction

  • Strategies for increasing academic skills

  • Program Evaluation

  • Instructional Coaching

  • Guidance for developing an IEP for students with ASD

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The Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training (TSLAT) offers FREE, accessible autism resources for educators and families! Visit txautism.net to learn about our Autism Circuit Academy and teacher toolkit, TARGET manual, over 90 online courses, video gallery with parent, expert, and teacher interviews, Strategies-in-Action, mentoring guides, statewide conference, blog, and more. Visit the Contact Us page to connect with your regional autism specialist. Start learning today!


Free online training opportunities through TSLAT.

Autism links



Autism Email Updates

Email your Region 12 Autism Specialist and request to join the Autism email group for updates!

Cindy Engel, M. Ed.




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Customer Testimonial

The resources for Autism from ESC Region 12 are so helpful. Thank you for always providing above and beyond for us.