School officials say service dog has benefits for students with autism

06/25/2010 | Belleville News-Democrat (Ill.)

Illinois 6-year-old Carter Kalbfleisch, who has autism, has made improvements in school since he began bringing his service dog to school this year. Officials at the Illinois Center for Autism said the dog has not caused problems and has helped improve the behavior of other students who have autism. Carter began attending the year-round school after his public-school district barred him from bringing the dog to class.

View Full Article in:

Belleville News-Democrat (Ill.)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Business Development Analyst
Insight Education Group
Los Angeles, CA
Marketing Manager
Insight Education Group
Washington, DC or Los Angeles, CA
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Account Executive
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Staff Trainer
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations