Title: Autism Education Specialist
Company: Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training (TSLAT)
Location: Lago Vista, Texas, United States
Darcy Schiller, Autism Education Specialist at Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training (TSLAT), has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in educating children with autism.
As an autism education specialist with Education Service Center 13 in Austin since 2014, Ms. Schiller develops and provides training for educators and families that are coping with autism across the state of Texas while maintaining websites that present training available to the public, and serve as a research-backed autism toolkit for educators and families. Additionally, she has excelled with the Texas Statewide Leadership for Autism Training (TSLAT), where she developed the Autism Circuit Academy, a professional development designed to help Texas educators acquire and effectively implement evidence-based practices (EBPs) for teaching students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Ms. Schiller initially obtained a Bachelor of Education in special education and teaching from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa in 1998. She subsequently continued her education with a Master of Science in clinical psychology from Walden University in 2012. She began her career in education as a special education teacher with Kailua High School in Hawaii from 1998 to 2000 and provided superior service as a teacher with the Windward School for Adults from 2001 to 2002.
From 2001 to 2004, Ms. Schiller found success as an autism consultant with Alaka’i Na Keiki, a psychological and educational service for children, adolescents and adults in Honolulu. Between 2004 and 2009, she was active as an instructor with Hopewell Middle School in the Round Rock Independent School District and with Summit Christian Academy in Cedar Park, Texas. In 2012, Ms. Schiller joined the faculty of the Indiana Institute of Technology in Elkhart, where she made an impact instructing undergraduate psychology and sociology classes for the next three years.
Ms. Schiller’s love for children with autism has made her career very successful. She is passionate about improving the lives of children with autism and their families and wishes to devote the remaining years of her career to improving the quality of life of her students.
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