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This guide was developed as a companion to the Center on Technology and Disability’s video series Research, Technology, & Students With Disabilities: Supporting LEA & SEA Decision Making . The video series is designed for leaders of state education agencies (SEAs) and local education agencies (LEAs) who...

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Part of the webinar Supporting Students with Dyslexia: Standards, Accommodations, and Strategies, this matrix offers educators and service providers an extensive list of Apps and Extensions aligning students’ needs and accommodations with features, price, and platform availability.

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This video series is designed to help SEA and LEA leaders conduct and participate in their own reserach and evaluation studies on technology initiatives to support improved learning outcomes for students with disabilities. Each video in the series addresses key topics such as study design, crafting research questions, partnering with...

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Led by Martha Thurlow, Ph.D., Director of the National Center on Educational Outcomes, this presentation highlights challenges currently faced by states implementing technology-based assessments.

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Led by Martha Thurlow, Ph.D., NCEO Director, and Research Associates Laurene Christensen, Ph.D. and Sheryl Lazarus, Ph.D., this information packed webinar provides a quick and comprehensive overview of the types of assessments used and discuss the move toward technology-based assessments. ( Watch Part 2 of the series ) ...

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This report summarizes panel presentations and facilitated forum discussions from the Forum on Implementing Accessibility Frameworks for ALL Students (2015), organized by the National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO). Participants discussed 3 main questions: 1) What are the key issues/challenges associated with making decisions about accessibility for this group...

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In this information-packed webinar, Martha Thurlow, director of the National Center on Educational Outcomes, discusses challenges and solutions in Technology-based Approaches to Accessibility and Accommodations.

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Developed by the President's Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID), the 2015 report Leveling the Playing Field: Improving Technology Access and Design for People with Intellectual Disabilities identifies federal policy recommendations that can improve the design of, and access to, technology used by people with intellectual disabilities (ID)....

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The new Every Student Succeeds Acts (ESSA) , signed December 2015 by President Obama, replaces policies established by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002. In this video, Education Week's Alyson Klein unpacks the details of the new law and what it means for schools, educators, and students....

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Digital resources can facilitate access for users with disabilities, or can be designed to work with a user’s assistive technology to enable access, but what if digital resources were all born accessible? This quick guide describes what it means for technology to be born accessible and why it is important,...

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