About Dorothy Hastings

Dorothy Hastings is the Director of First School, which are three preschool and child care centers located throughout Southern California. First School provides a hands-on approach to preschool education and child care programs that emphasizes all around child development. In addition to their intuitive academic approach, First School also focuses on developing a child's social skills and self-confidence, which is made possible in their intimate learning atmosphere.

10 Strategies That Help Autistic Kids Adjust in Preschool Classrooms

Preschool classrooms are an ideal setting for young children to learn how to follow directions and routines, work on social skills, and learn pre-academic skills such as letters, numbers, shapes, and colors. Typically, autistic children do not have the same … Continue reading