Funding & Acquisition

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There is more than one way to obtain assistive technology for your child when it is needed. This page offers different options for funding the technology needs of your family with IEPs, Lending Libraries, and other programs and services that ensures your child’s needs are met. http://www.connectwc.org/resources/assistive-technology/

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The High Incidence Accessible Technology (HIAT) website is dedicated to teachers, to better inform them of assistive technology (AT) resources and practices that can better serve the children with disabilities in their classrooms. They have a host of tools available to them for training and implementation of AT to improve...

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For a student with disabilities, the classroom can be daunting. Students with disabilities may already feel different than their peers then add in the fact they may not be able to do even the simplest tasks like write their own name or turn the page of a book. With the...

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This webinar, presented by PACER Center, gives an introduction to finding helpful resources from the Center on Technology and Disability (CTD) to support families. Information covered includes topic areas, types of resources, and tips for navigating and searching the CTD website. The webinar was created as a resource for professionals...

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Prospective college students with disabilities will find that many campuses are equipped with offices and services that address accessibility, accommodation, and assistive technology for a diverse range of needs. Student services offices and disability coordinators at many colleges work to make campuses inclusive environments through specialized advocacy, support, and academic...

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United Cerebral Palsy has many resources relating to living and working with this particular disability. Here, they have put together many helpful resources and tips for educating children with disabilities. http://ucp.org/resource-guide/education/

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This blog post from RetailMeNot gives an introduction into Assistive Technology (AT) and Adaptive Equipment. It describes different kinds that are available, and gives tips on how to go about searching for and acquiring AT devices from reliable sources so that they are at their most affordable, and therefore most...

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The author of this blog post answers a question regarding a child who is “a very slow reader“ and who “also has a really tough time with writing.” The parent believes the child may have dyslexia. Education Fellow Jessica Millstone discusses how a parent might work with their school to...

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Federal law requires school districts to consider whether a child needs assistive technology. But who covers the cost of these devices? Parents or the school district? What about Medicaid or private health insurance? Are there any other ways to make assistive technology more affordable? Education Fellow Jessica Millstone answers these...

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This article gives practical advice and the right questions to ask to parents and guardians of children with disabilities when looking for assistive technology (AT) products to use with their children. It provides resources to products that can be tested before purchasing, as well as information on educational institutions and...

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