Integrating Assistive Technology into Adapted Physical Education to Achieve Healthy Outcomes

This PowerPoint, presented with the webinar Integrating Assistive Technology into Adapted Physical Education to Achieve Healthy Outcomes with Scott McNamara, examines adapted physical education (APE) and why it is important for students with disabilities to receive APE services. A review some of the major federal laws that define and mandate APE is included, how to effectively advocate for services, and how assistive technology can positively impact services are discussed. A variety of assistive technology devices for a wide range of disabilities are presented, and how to use them.