Autism Education Trust (AET)

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.

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.

Who to contact

Telephone
E-mail
info@autismeducationtrust.org.uk
Website
https://www.autismeducationtrust.org.uk/

Where to go

Name
National Autistic Society
Address
393, City Road
London
Postcode
EC1V 1NG
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