Guest post: Temple Grandin is a doctor of animal science, a professor at Colorado State University, an author - and one of the world's most famous autistic adults. Here, she explains how her own strengths were nurtured, and argues that the best way to help autistic children succeed is to focus on what they can do, rather than what they can't.
Webchat: April book of the month Americanah is the third novel from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, author of Orange Prize winner Half of a Yellow Sun. Chimamanda tackles the enormous subject of race with such vitality and intelligence that you speed through the pages enchanted in this epic love story. Post a Q for our webchat next Tues 29 April 9-10pm.