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Young woman with DS runs assistive technology company ...

Young woman with DS runs assistive technology company ... | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it
“We make sure technology is accessible to everybody,” Ruh says. “Everything that we choose to put out on the internet [as well as the newest gadgets on the market, all of that should be accessible to people with ...
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World Series of Baseball for the Blind is held in Indianapolis

World Series of Baseball for the Blind is held in Indianapolis | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it

"Beep baseball is a sport for blind or visually impaired athletes. Seventeen teams from the United States and Taiwan are competing in the World Series this week. Two teams are from Indianapolis."

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Doing More With Less: Accommodations with Technology | Assistive ...

"In the days of shrinking budgets and disappearing resources, the promise of free, research-based supports for struggling learners seems almost too good to be true; however, that is not the case when you are talking about some of the new, free, and innovative technology solutions for reading and writing. We now have more options than ever for providing testing and classroom accommodations to students in need!"

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Prashant Ranjan Verma develops assistive technology to help the visually impaired - Indian Express

Prashant Ranjan Verma develops assistive technology to help the visually impairedIndian ExpressNow, 17 years later, Verma develops assistive technology for the visually impaired. Verma says it took him over a year to come to terms with his condition.
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iPads, accessibility and disability « arbitrary constant

"Experience and evidence would suggest that when great leaps forward are made – in the form of transport, education or the internet, for example – disabled people often don’t have equal chance to benefit from the progress the leaps represent."

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Mobile Customer Experience: Native Apps vs Web Apps, You've Got Options - CMSWire

Mobile Customer Experience: Native Apps vs Web Apps, You've Got OptionsCMSWireThere are two facets of accessibility worth considering — accessibility as it relates to universality and broad, open access (a larger audience), and accessibility on the...
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HIMS Announces First Voice Recognition DAISY Player » Indiana Assistive Technology Blog

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Standardized Testing And Students With Assistive Tech | Ged ...

Standardized Testing And Students With Assistive Tech | Ged ... | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it
Where especially students with Assistive Technology or Augmentative Communication? Federal law requires states and school districts to include students with disabilities in large-scale assessments, and to report their scores ...
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Assistive technology for kids with LD: An overview

If your child has a learning disability, she may benefit from assistive technology tools that play to her strengths and work around her challenges.
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Words+ introduces EyePro GS system

new product designed and manufactured in-house that allows a person to operate an augmentative communication system or computer by simply looking at the screen
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The Future of the Android Operating System for Augmentative and Alternative Communication -- Higginbotham and Jacobs 20 (2): 52 -- Perspectives on Augmentative and Alternative Communication

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Technology being used to build bridges with autistic children | Deseret News

Technology being used to build bridges with autistic children | Deseret News | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it
SALT LAKE CITY — Digger has a tough time breaking out of his world and expressing what's on his mind.
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A haiku on assistive technology consideration

Consider AT
Required, yes, but remember
Doors might fly open.
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Amy's channel - talking about special education teacher, inclusion ...

I know my special education students will be much more engaged with the use of this technology. I'm an inclusion teacher therefore all the students will have access to the devices. I plan on setting up a check out system ...
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New technology hits Brush schools - Fort Morgan Times

New technology hits Brush schoolsFort Morgan Times... a 'drop-in' lab in the library of Beaver Valley and a lab that can be utilized by students in special education as well as new state-of-the-art cameras for teachers.
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Experimenting in the lab - Woodbury Bulletin

Experimenting in the lab - Woodbury Bulletin | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it
Experimenting in the labWoodbury BulletinEast Ridge High School special education teacher Krissy Boyd spent the last six weeks experimenting on a medical device as part of 3M's Teachers Working in Science and Technology (TWIST) program.
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Linkedin for Speech-Language Pathologists

Linkedin for Speech-Language Pathologists | Technology in Special Education | Scoop.it
I cannot say I remember the day in which networking and making professional connections was only done during professional conventions, and boring district meetings because I am too young for that.
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Virtual K-12 Public School Programs and Students with Disabilities: Issues and Recommendations - A Policy Forum Proceedings Document

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Amazon.com: Assistive Technology For Students Who are Blind or Visually Impaired: A Guide to Assessment (9780891288909): Ike Presley, Frances Mary D'Andrea: Books

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SpeechBubble

Considering AAC for a client\student? "When choosing a communication device for a nonverbal student one of the primary considerations should be matching the features of the device with what the student requires."
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Life Centered Career Education Assessment

The Life Centered Career Education Assessment was developed based on a paper I wrote advocating for the use of LCCE-M as standards and benchmarks for a life skills program.
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