Texas 7th-grader with autism gets perfect score on standardized math test

And in math, Cade Elias is a star student. The 13-year-old’s ability in math is unparalleled in the Frisco Independent School District, because he got every question correct on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) program, WFAA reported. His mother, Renee Elias, was stunned. “I said ‘You got a perfect score on the math STAAR (test).’ And he said, ‘What?!,” Elias …

Girl with autism devastated by school report receives new one from father.

Many people have praised Shane Jackson for demonstrating ‘parenting done right’ A young girl with autism who came home distraught after receiving her school report card was then given a new one from her father – which has now gone viral on Twitter. When Sophie Jackson returned home after school one day, she couldn’t hide her dismay at receiving D grades in all of her classes. …