Organisation/Service Details

Organisation Details

Description of activity

What is the Autism Education Trust (AET)?
The purpose of the AET is to improve the education of children and young people with autism.

The Autism Education Trust (AET) is a partnership between Ambitious about Autism, the Autism Alliance and the National Autistic Society (NAS). It is funded and supported by the Department for Education (DfE) and hosted on behalf of the partnership by the NAS.

The AET is a partnership of a wide range of individuals and organisations focused on improving the education of children and young people with autism from the voluntary, public and private sectors. It also actively engages with young people, parents/carers and practitioners to inform its work.

The AET is funded by its contracts and grants from DfE and income from its training and materials.

What does the Autism Education Trust (AET) do?
The purpose of the AET is to improve the education of children and young people with autism.
To achieve this, the AET:
• Develops and delivers training and a range of materials for early years, school and post 16 educational settings.
• Develops and disseminates information on educational practice.
• Provides an interface between users, practitioners and policy makers in respect of educational practice.
• Actively engages with young people, parents/carers and practitioners to inform its work.
• Undertakes research into effective practice.

Organisation Contact Details

Address and Accessibility

Address Details

Address 1
AET
Address 2
c/o National Autistic Society
Address 3
393 City Road
Town
London
Postcode
EC1V 1NG

Categories

Which categories suit this organisation?

Local Offer Position
Nationwide
This Organisation Supports
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome
Services
Organisations / Charities