• Your Story: Isabella

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    On this week's Your Story, we meet Isabella Velazquez and her pediatric therapist Marcela Teran. After being diagnosed with autism at a young age, Isabella has forged a special bond with Marcela that's helped to bring her out of her shell. This video was produced in the Science Documentary: Auti...

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  • Your Story: Anthony

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    On this week’s Your Story, we meet Anthony El-Alam, a student who was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome at an early age. With the support of his family, Anthony has been able to go to University and accomplish many things, but he’s still working towards achieving independence. This video was pr...

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  • Your Story: Inclusion

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    At the Miami Gardens Elementary School, inclusion is being taught in an innovative program. The school is deliberately creating mixed classes of students with autism, and students without autism to foster a better sense of understanding at an early age. This video was produced in the Science Doc...

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  • Your Story: Miami is Kind

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    As a mother to an autistic son, Silvia Planas-Prats was aware that employment opportunities can be scarce for those with autism. Instead of shying away, she tackled this problem head on by founding Miami is Kind, an industrial bakery that makes it a priority to hire professionals with autism. Th...

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