Professional Development

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In this Part I webinar based on the 2010 NCTI Brief on the use of innovation as AT, hosts Alise Brann and Tracy Gray of the American Institutes for Research (AIR) discusses the brief's findings and their use to provide insight for current and future investment, development, and research in...

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This webinar focuses on 8 ASL tools available through the IDRT website: ASL Dictionary, SignGenerator, ConceptGenerator, ASLGames, ASLPublisher, ASLTemplates, QuizzMaker, and ASLThesaurus. Corinne Vinopol, Owner and President of IDRT, demonstrates how ASL users can effectively and efficiently use the IDRT database of over 60,000 sign language concept graphics and videos...

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Part I of the series All Things Google with AT Specialist Mike Marotta called the "Using Google Chrome and Supports and AT". This webinar focuses on the Chrome browser and the ways in which Chromebooks can be used as a cost effective Assistive Technology tool...

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Part II of the series All Things Google webinars with AT Specialist Mike Marotta, focuses on the software aspect of the Chrome browser. This presentation includes a quick glance at the Chrome Store and the SETT framework as the basis for selection of apps. Marotta...

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The Support Modules draw from the best-practice recommendations and examples in the PowerUp Technology Implementation Practice Guide . These materials are designed to translate the Guide’s theory into practice. The Support Modules include four practical modules, each representing a key planning area: Get Ready, Get Started, Budgeting for Technology...

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The PowerUp Technology Implementation Practice Guide offers a roadmap for district- and school-wide technology implementation for Leadership Teams. It draws on research-based implementation practices. The Technology Implementation Practice Guide addresses core technology implementation issues such as:

Who is (or should be) included on the Leadership Team and involved in...
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All students can benefit from using visual representations, although struggling students may require extra support and practice. Visual representations are a powerful way for students to access abstract math ideas. Drawing a situation, graphing lists of data, or placing numbers on a number line all help to make abstract concepts...

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For many students, mathematics word problems are just a jumble of words and numbers. A problem-solving process can help students make sense of problems. They can do this by reading the problem more than once, annotating words and numbers, visualizing the situation, converting visualizations into diagrams or mathematical expressions, and...

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When students verbalize what they know, it helps them to reflect upon and clarify the problem and focus on one step at a time. “Thinking aloud” requires talking through the details, decisions, and the reasoning behind those decisions. Struggling students, in particular, can benefit from slowing down the process, because...

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Mathematics helps us to understand science and to design, conduct, and analyze the results of scientific experiments. Science requires us to collect data, interpret it for significant patterns, and make conclusions that further our knowledge. To collect and analyze data, students must be able to apply mathematical content and practices....

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