Assistive Technology: What it is and How to Use it

Students with disabilities can benefit from using assistive technology (AT) to support a wide variety of skills. But what is assistive technology and how do you select and appropriately use it? In this introductory CTD event, we’ll cover what assistive technology is, the legal consideration process for choosing assistive technology and some of the different types of tools that are available for students of all ages.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
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Event Type: 
Cafe Event
Cafe Resources
This webinar with Elizabeth Barry and Tina Hanson from the PACER's Simon Technology center describes the fundamentals of AT, and how to incorporate them into your child's life to enhance learning and creativity.