Helping you to develop good autism practice since 2007

Helping you to develop good autism practice since 2007

We are a not-for-profit organisation supported by the Department for Education. Our 360-degree support programme offers education professionals training, practical tools and a wealth of free resources to better support autistic children and young people aged 0 to 25. Browse our brand-new website to find out how we can help.

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Our Panel of Autistic Young Experts

Find out how this group of young people are supporting, co-producing and advising the AET. 

The Autistic Young Experts panel is made up of nine autistic young people from across England. They have different experiences of education and of being autistic and they bring their experience of different types of education from home education, mainstream schools, special schools and university. Find out how they describe their involvement in the AET. 

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Latest News

BREAKING NEWS: Continued support from the Department for Education

Breaking news! The Department for Education and nasen has just confirmed the delivery partners of the Universal SEND Services Programme for the next 3 years. We are thrilled to announce that the Autism Education Trust will be the Whole School SEND Consortium Autism Partner for delivering Universal SEND services.

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Latest Blog

Everything you need to celebrate Autism Acceptance Month

Today marks the beginning of Autism Acceptance Month and we’re here to help all education professionals feel confident to lead conversations about autism.

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