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A number of key pieces of federal legislation protect the rights of individuals with disabilities. Building on the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the regulations that followed set the stage for legal requirements providing assistive technology (AT) devices and services and ensuring more equitable outcomes for individuals with disabilities. This infographic...

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Infographic

This infographic provides information about definitions, categories, levels, and application of assistive technology.

For more infographics on assistive technology and accessibility, please see: Evolution of Federal Disability Legislation: 1973-2016 and Why You Need to Care About Accessibility .

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Infographic

This infographic explains what State and Local leaders need to know about how to align new technologies with required accessibility features.

For more infographics on assistive technology and accessibility, please see: Understanding the Basics of Assistive Technology , and Evolution of Federal Disability Legislation: 1973-2016 ...

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PowerUp features customizable resources for school leaders, teachers, PD facilitators, and teacher educators to improve teaching and learning for students with disabilities through: technology-enhanced teaching strategies, focus on UDL, and system-wide supports for successful technology integration.

Link: http://powerupwhatworks.org/

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This article presents the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework as one way to understand how to support learners with severe disabilities and how to support their access to authentic and appropriate curricula that improves their quality of life. The author argues for the continued need for advocacy of inclusive...

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Published by Teaching Tolerance, Seamless Teaching: Navigating the Inclusion Spectrum talks about the importance of collaborative teaching realtionships and clarification of roles in the classroom. http://www.tolerance.org/sites/default/files/general/Seamless_Teaching.pdf

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This guide was developed as a companion to the Center on Technology and Disability’s video series Research, Technology, & Students With Disabilities: Supporting LEA & SEA Decision Making . The video series is designed for leaders of state education agencies (SEAs) and local education agencies...

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This video series is designed to help SEA and LEA leaders conduct and participate in their own reserach and evaluation studies on technology initiatives to support improved learning outcomes for students with disabilities. Each video in the series addresses key topics such as study design, crafting research questions, partnering with...

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webinar

Led by Martha Thurlow, Ph.D., Director of the National Center on Educational Outcomes, this presentation highlights challenges currently faced by states implementing technology-based assessments.

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Published in the Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability (2015), this article describes implementation of a Transition Program designed to address the needs of students diagnosed with ASD enrolled at institutions of higher education. The authors also discuss the potential for program and replication in other institutions of higher education....

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