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WCE Faculty to Participate in National Autism Research Study

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Amy Moody, Sharon Richter and James Stocker are part of an accelerated research team that will conduct interventions for children with autism this year. The project, initiated by the Special Education Research Accelerator at the University of Virginia, brings together top researchers from across the country to conduct high-quality, large-scale studies to address critical questions in the field of special education.

As members of the SERA research team, the Watson faculty members will conduct science facts intervention for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in grades 2-4. The same intervention will be conducted by researchers across the country in order to improve research efficacy. 

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