TEACCH ’17 Registration Now Open

Register today for the 2017 TEACCH Autism Program, July 31 – August 4. The TEACCH Autism Program is a five-day training seminar for professionals working with children with autism and other behavioral, learning and communication disorders. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a combination of presentations, small group discussions, demonstration classroom activities and hands-on … Read More

Watson Students Fundraise to Help Children Experiencing Homelessness

Watson students at HCEF

Video by Amanda Jupena, WTAE TV Pittsburgh’s Action 4 News Special Education students at The Education Center at The Watson Institute sold holiday cards this season to raise funds to provide holiday gifts to children experiencing homelessness in local shelters run by the Homeless Children’s Education Fund (HCEF).  This annual holiday project has been in … Read More

Welcome to the new Watson Institute Website!

The intent of our new website is to promote a user friendly product that provides tools, strategies and useful information for parents, caregivers and professionals who support children with special needs.  We invite you to join our mailing lists to receive current information on subject areas of interest to you.  We also welcome your input.  … Read More