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New app helps students with autism learn skills

by Elizabeth Wang
May 15, 2014


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Christopher Flint and Katie Hench, co-founders of Infiniteach, helped create a smartphone app, Skill Champ, that aids students with autism learn skills on a more personalized level.

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As smartphones and tablets begin to dominate the classroom, new apps can help those students with special needs.