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These guides help school administrators and educational technology vendors learn what questions to ask and how to make informed decisions relating to educational technology. http://techmatrix.org/sites/all/themes/TechMatrix/images/consumerguide.pdf

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See how through using brainwave commands and a wireless connected EEG headset from the Australian electronics company Emotiv Systems, this technology can also send a thought message to anyone via a push notification (in-app SMS). https://cerebralpalsynewstoday.com/2016/05/02/think-to-speak-technology-finally-becomes-a-reality-for-people-with-impaired-verbal-communication/

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Of all the learning difficulties facing people with dyslexia, it is reading and writing that proves to be the most demanding. The challenge to read effectively and efficiently can potentially have an adverse educational, professional and psychological effect on this group, and possibly negatively impact their views on schooling and...

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Speech-to-Speech (STS) is one form of Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS). TRS is a service that allows persons with hearing and speech disabilities to access the telephone system to place and receive telephone calls. STS enables persons with a speech disability to make telephone calls using their own voice (or an...

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Using aided, augmentative, and alternative communication (AAC) instruction and parent and peer-mediated interventions, educators, friends, and family can address complex communication needs and support communication/language development for children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Topics of discussion include the necessity of involving family members in AAC intervention, focus on...

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This quick guide describes what it means for technology to be born accessible and why it is important, and what state and local leaders can do to ensure that born accessible technology is integrated into classrooms in their states and districts.

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Los padres son los abogados más eficaces de los niños. Es crucial que los padres estén preparados e informados cuando reuniéndose con al equipo de IEP. Aprenda sobre las opciones de TA disponibles. La tecnología de asistencia puede ser un componente inestimable en la vida diaria de su niño.

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Assistive technology (AT) in K-12 classrooms is designed to improve the functional capabilities of a child with a disability. While the word technology automatically conjures up images of high-tech electronics, some AT is possible with just simple accommodations. Whether high-tech or simple in design, AT has the ability to transform...

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Most students don't think twice about reading text on their screens or typing on a regular keyboard. But for hundreds of students with a disability, assistive technology tools remove critical barriers to learning. This article offers examples of success stories for parents and teachers to see the power of adding...

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Special Education students have to deal with the extra burden of making sure that they are getting accessible materials before they can even tackle the content. With the help of technology, these students are able to go straight to learning without worrying about the right tools that will get them...

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