Blogs/Websites We Like

This is a short list of blogs/websites we like. We will be adding to this list regularly.

To see a complete list of Artists & Poets in the Art of Autism: Shifting Perceptiosn, please visit the Artist/Poet page

Educational websites

Best Schools has one of the best directories of scholarship opportunities for people with disabilities on the internet.

The Fully Accessible Guide for Paying for College for Students with Disabilities has a comprehensive list of resources, scholarships and grants.

SWIFT is a national K-8 technical assistance center that builds school capacity to provide academic and behavioral support to improve outcomes for all students through equity-based inclusion

Autism in the Museum – A clearinghouse of best practices, models, ideas, resources and research about making museums, zoos, aquariums and other informal educational settings both welcoming and inclusive for people with autism and their families.

Parenting

Autism Parenting Magazine Resource List for Parents

Artist & Poet Pages

Nick’s Art Project – Nicholas Gammicchia uses proceeds from sales of his art to provide scholarships for music and art.

Donna Williams – artist, writer, blogger

Richard Jackson Creative Solutions – artist, photographer, videographer

Sarah E.  Vaughn  Fine Artist – Sarah does commissions of her wonderful drawings.

ArtbyDyl – follow young Dylan and his art

Mark Mullen Art – Mark does amazing portraits.

The Voice Outside – a U.K. site that features original songs from 8 people, 5 who are on the spectrum.

Online Communities

Autism Brainstorm

Autistic Self Advocacy Network

Autspot.com

The Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism

Wrongplanet.net

Disability Arts Online – a unique journal for discussion of arts and culture.

Blogs

Appalachian Morning Blog – artist Bryce Merlin’s mom, an artist and writer herself has an insightful blog

 LeisaHammett.com – artist Grace Goad’s mom’s blog