TJEEI is for the preparation and retention of exceptional student education teachers and related professional educators who serve children and adults with special needs. The Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute and Central Florida partners provide access to information, resources and opportunities for UCF faculty and students, and families with children with disabilities. The TJEEI Teaching and Research Clinics offer services provided by UCF faculty and students for students with disabilities and their families focused on assessment, behavior, reading, mathematics, and community counseling.
Title: UCF hosts a martial arts camp for children with autism.
Description: A study developed by UCF researchers to determine whether or not large amounts of physical contact could help children with autism overcome resentment of physical contact.