by Jenn Smith
summary by SmartBrief for the Higher Ed Leader
"A graduate-level degree in assistive technology will be offered this fall through a partnership between Simmons College and The Reading Institute in Massachusetts. The 18-month program will cover topics ranging from evaluating assistive devices to incorporating their use into student individual education programs. "I think technology is a great equalizer in learning and ensuring all students have access to curriculum," said Madalaine Pugliese, director of the graduate program".