Autism Inspired Academy making a difference, relying on the community to support their mission

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CLEARWATER, Fla. — Autism Inspired Academy in Clearwater serves students in different ways.

“Ever since I came to this academy, my life has been changed,” student Noah Kraig said.

Three years ago, Cher Harris started Autism Inspired Academy after quitting her job as a public school teacher in the Pinellas County School System.

“I really wanted to have a school for children with autism where they could go and not just be safe and loved but also thrive be able to grow up and be contributing members of the community,” Autism Inspired Academy co-founder and principal Cher Harris said. “I believe in all of our students. I believe they can grow up. They can have a life of meaning, purpose, and joy.”

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