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A teacher is using multisensory teaching methods when his or her student uses sight, hearing, smell, touch and/or movement when learning about a topic. The more senses that are engaged, the more effective the learning experience is – and the more likely that the children will retain what they have...

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Sensory issues can create barriers to learning—but with a few well-chosen modifications to your classroom environment, you can meet your students’ individual needs and help them stay focused on your lessons. This article brings some concrete modification suggestions from "Teaching the Moving Child" by Sybil M. Berkey, which gives insights...

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HelpKidzLearn is a collection of software for young children and those with learning difficulties to play online. The software is split into five sections: Early Years, Games and Quizzes, Stories and Songs, Creative Play & Find Out About. These activities are meant to help stimulate a child's educational development through...

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Context-awareness is a mechanism in mobile computing using which applications can discover and take advantage of user’s context i.e. information regarding its users time and space. Such information may include location, time, people and devices, as well as any activity being performed. Context can be defined as "Any information characterizing...

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This article follows the experiences and teaching methods of Neal McKenzie, an assistive technology specialist in Sonoma County. With 3D printing, he has been able to find new innovations and invent new ways of teaching the blind and visually impaired through the use of this technology. Doing so creates a...

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First, there was the iPad. Then, there were communication apps that were cheaper and more portable than dedicated devices. What’s next in the world of assistive technology? Bridget Gilormini, the director of the Simon Technology Center in the PACER Center, shares a list of potential contenders during PACER’s webinar Emerging...

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This PowerPoint presentation accompanies the webinar, Innovative Strategies to Enhance Understanding and Comprehension with Assistive Technology , with Karen Janowski, an Assistive & Educational Technology Consultant and former Adjunct Professor at Simmons College in Boston, MA. Here, teachers will learn about a variety of...

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Do you work with students who struggle with understanding content and reading comprehension despite remediation? No matter the underlying issues, many tools and strategies exist which bypass the challenges of in-class studying and support struggling learners. Karen Janowski hosts this fast-paced webinar to learn about a variety of innovative and...

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This PowerPoint accompanies the webinar, Wearables as Supports for Executive Functioning and Independence with Luis Perez, a technical assistance specialist for the National Center on Accessible Educational Materials. In this presentation, you will learn about a number of wearables and smartwatches in order...

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In this webinar with Luis Perez, you will learn about a number of wearables and smartwatches in order to help you select the device(s) that best meets your access needs while staying on budget. These include apps for managing time and information, staying on task, and successfully completing daily living...

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