Funding & Acquisition

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Aimed at parents and care givers, this guide provides specific information on the acquisition and funding of Assistive Technology for students with disabilities enrolled in Pennsylvania schools. The publication is part of the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN) publications. http://pattan.net-website.s3.amazonaws.com/images/2015/07/30/AT_Studnt_Acq_0715.pdf

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Autism spectrum disorders are lifelong conditions that affect children’s social and communication skills. Dual diagnoses pose additional challenges mainly because of the difficulties that come with making accurate decisions. It is intriguing to note that children with hearing impairments are more likely to have autism as opposed to members of...

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In this last webinar for the course Apps Across Curriculum and Platforms to Support Struggling Learners , Diana Petschauer, M.Ed., ATP, discussed the use of Free and Low Cost web-based resources, Apps and Extensions as AT and their use as tools to expand access to...

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As part of the Top 5 iPad Apps for Struggling Readers webinar led by AT Specialist Diana Petschauer, here is a list of 60 apps that support literacy and executive functioning- including text-to-speech, voice recognition, word prediction, audio recording and notetaking. A short description and...

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Serving Northeast Ohio, RePlay for Kids is an organization of volunteers who repair and adapt toys and assistive devices for children with disabilities. Their mission is to increase the availability of toys and assistive devices for children with disabilities. They specialize in repairing existing devices, adapting mainstream toys, designing new...

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This website is an online shop where you can get hundreds of products dedicated to children and adults with special needs. From adaptive toys to AAC devices to therapeutic tools, this site provides what you may need and can assist you in implementing these devices in your child's everyday life....

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The Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) offers help navigating the financial side of assistive technology with the online ATIA Funding Resource Guide. This guide is a useful place to explore funding options and includes listings for several organizations as well as federal and state agencies that can help pay for...

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The Supporting Literacy for Students with Significant Disabilities website provides a comprehensive look at the literacy programs utilized by the West Virginia Department of Education. There are three discrete sections: (1) literacy in the classroom and at home, (2) literacy curriculum and instruction, and (3) assessment for students and...

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KPS4Parents is a non-profit advocacy group that is dedicated to ensuring that all children with disabilities are guaranteed a free and appropriate public education (FAPE). To that end, their website offers information for parents, teachers, local education agencies, and communities. Training and consultation services are offered at a rate of...

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This issue focuses on different types of re-use programs and the financial impact these programs have on the lives of AT users. Included are also guidelines on how to start a Re-use program and a list of AT Re-use resources.

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