ASD Nest and ASD Horizon
ASD Nest & ASD Horizon is a special program by NYC Department of Education for children with autism.
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ASD Nest has class ratio of 12:2 (1 regular teacher and 1 special ed teacher) no assistant or paraprofessional. For kindergarten, 4 ASD children and 8 typical developing children.
ASD Horizon has class ratio of 6:1:1 (6 ASD children, 1 special ed teacher and 1 para professional)
They are all 10 months program!
ASD nest is for autistic kids that is “normal”, just don’t know how to play with other kids.