A LEED Gold certified vertical campus in NYC accommodates special-needs students. via @greensourcemag

Back in 2001, a group of concerned Manhattan families came together to discuss options for educating their children with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder (HF-ASD). These children have great potential, but social-communication, sensory-motor, organizational, or processing deficits might prevent them from thriving at a traditional public school. Faced with limited possibilities, the families created the LearningSpring Foundation to help customize programs that would address the academic, social, and emotional needs of their children. The curriculum is focused on preparing students for advanced education, independent living, and future employment.

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