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Chrome Music Lab is a 508 accessible website from Google that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments. Many teachers have been using Chrome Music Lab as a tool in their classrooms to explore music and its connections to science, math, art, and more. some teachers even combining...

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Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), public schools must provide a free appropriate public education (FAPE) to all eligible children with disabilities. To do so, schools are required to develop Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) that identify the child’s educational goals and needs, including the need for accommodations and/or...

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Stetson and Associates provide high-quality learning products and programs for educators. These include paid services like consultation and online learning, a blog, and additional free electronic resources, to bring academic excellence to students through their administration. Topic areas for research include differentiated instruction, inclusion, and professional collaboration. This is a...

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Es importante que los padres entiendan el "lenguaje" de la tecnología de asistencia para que puedan ser defensores informados de las necesidades tecnológicas de sus hijos. El siguiente glosario de términos puede ayudar a los padres a aprender sobre los tipos de tecnologías de asistencia que están disponibles y cómo...

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So–what’s considered a “natural environment”? What isn’t? This webpage focuses upon answering these questions and on connecting you with resources of additional information and best practice. http://www.parentcenterhub.org/naturalenvironments/#def

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This free iPhone app from Microsoft narrates the world around you. Designed for the low vision community, this research project harnesses the power of AI to describe people, text and objects.

Specific features include: Short Text - Speaks text as soon as it appears in front of the camera;...

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This Transition Tech Talk from PACER's Simon Technology Center offers tips for learning about and selecting assistive technology with teens and young adults. It is important that parents and educators involve youth in all steps of the process of exploring and selecting assistive technology they will use. The video discusses...

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This checklist is designed to help IEP teams consider the needs of students with disabilities for assistive technology. There are many components to consider, such as student history, current needs, and future goals. This article from the Center for Parent Information and Resources gives step-by-step instructions to this process that...

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This short Transition Tech Talk offers helpful tips and technology to support executive function skills at work. The video discusses skills essential to workplace success including: arriving on time, completing tasks as directed, staying focused, and having an organized work space. This video is an introduction to the information presented...

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Researching and taking notes is an important activity central to the academic lives of many teens and adults. This webinar for parents with Tara Bruss and Sarah Giffen-Hunter begins with a discussion of the purpose of note-taking and useful strategies to employ. Tools include a range of technology supports for...

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