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Genesis Inclusive Support Transition (GIST) 


The Genesis Inclusive Support Transition (GIST) Classrooms serve to support inclusion for children with autism.  The model follows research-based best practices in working with children with autism who present with significant learning challenges. This occurs while building capacity among staff to support success in the inclusive classroom.

  • Short term support (10 weeks) will be provided for these children. The classroom team consists of a teacher, behavioural specialist and early learning facilitator. This team works in collaboration with the school based multidisciplinary team and learning team.
  • The school based educational assistant (EA) fully participates in the intervention program
  • School based learning team is provided with professional development opportunities and classroom observations
  • The GIST team will provide transition support after the intervention session
  • Referrals for GIST are made by Early Learning or Inclusive consultants.


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GIST (Autism)



Genesis Inclusive Support Transition (GIST) 


The Genesis Inclusive Support Transition (GIST) Classrooms serve to support inclusion for children with autism.  The model follows research-based best practices in working with children with autism who present with significant learning challenges. This occurs while building capacity among staff to support success in the inclusive classroom.

  • Short term support (10 weeks) will be provided for these children. The classroom team consists of a teacher, behavioural specialist and early learning facilitator. This team works in collaboration with the school based multidisciplinary team and learning team.
  • The school based educational assistant (EA) fully participates in the intervention program
  • School based learning team is provided with professional development opportunities and classroom observations
  • The GIST team will provide transition support after the intervention session
  • Referrals for GIST are made by Early Learning or Inclusive consultants.


Click here for more information on GIST