Why we all need access to meaning


With the 21st Century known as the age of information, access to knowledge can change our lives in so many ways. Yet comprehension difficulties are a core characteristic of those on the autistic spectrum, making extracting meaning a distinct challenge. Victoria Yaneva outlines how technology can help bridge these differences in learning, by building upon the strengths of those with autism rather than focusing on weaknesses. Read more about her work and watch her TEDxBrum at http://rgcl.wlv.ac.uk/2016/07/06/why-we-all-need-access-to-meaning-by-victoria-yaneva/