At Monarch Autism Preschool and Autism Day School in Cleveland, Ohio, each student receives a completely individualized program with one-on-one and small group instruction, and intensive therapeutic intervention. Our staff monitors progress closely and works to find an instruction method that is ideally suited to each student's capacity and comfort level.
Our team of professionals includes intervention specialists, speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, behavior specialists, associate teachers, a music therapist, art therapists, and a recreation therapist. The school is overseen by a director and a supervisory team of professionals in the areas of academics, transition education, occupational therapy, speech/language pathology and behavior management. These supervisors develop programs, support the staff, work with families, and promote best practices.
Each autism education professional believes in and practices the philosophy of errorless and concept-based learning. This means we focus on success and celebrate it at every opportunity while delivering a real world preparatory education. We blend academic lessons with life skills to strengthen our students' abilities to manage, navigate and enjoy family and social activities.