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It is important for parents to understand the “language” of assistive technology so they can be informed advocates for their child’s technology needs. The following glossary of terms can help parents learn about the kinds of assistive technologies that are available and how they can be used. (Get...

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Authors and web developers need to be aware of a myriad of parts when it comes to accessibility, particularly for students and those who use assistive technology (AT). This article shows a graphic that breaks down development from content creation to the laws that govern accessibility, particularly when it comes...

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EASI (Equal Access to Software and Information) is a non-profit organization, committed to the belief that students and professionals with disabilities have the same right to access information technology as everyone else. The information technology revolution combined with adaptive applications for people with disabilities provides us with the opportunity to...

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The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) seeks to work as a convener, connector, and catalyst for change by focusing on political aspects for the inclusion of peoples with disabilities. As a founding member of the Coalition of Organizations for Accessible Technology (COAT), AAPD worked to ensure that legislative...

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This article gives a background into AT, as well as in-depth examples of what Low, Middle, and High-Tech AT options are, and what kinds of devices/tools can be used at each level for different scholastic subjects. Includes suggestions for staff training and further research as well. https://www.ldatschool.ca/assistive-technology/ ...

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This article from the Society for Human Resource Management serves to consider low-cost accomodation options for employees with disabilities in the workplace. It describes the prevalence of peoples with disabilities in the workforce, and how providing basic accomodations can improve employee and even managerial performance. Includes additional resources for further...

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This webpage from Think College gives an overview and tools for educators to create a more inclusive environment in the world of higher education for students with intellectual disabilities. https://thinkcollege.net/think-college-learn/universal-design/universal-design-introduction

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This Benetech-DIAGRAM Center webinar speaks broadly on 3D printing, why and how you start, printing accessible instructional materials, when and what you don’t print, and what types of printed objects support learning best. The DIAGRAM Center is the R&D Center at Benetech working on the accessibility of educational materials for...

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As states and districts across the nation increase their use of technology to support instruction and communication, the issue of accessible content for students, families, and community members with disabilities requires consideration in the decision making process. Addressing digital accessibility takes a team-based approach. In this webinar, Utah panelists...

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This is an AAC, symbol-supported communication iPad or iPhone app to promote language development and grow communication skills, from beginning to advanced communicators. Personalize the vocabulary in the app. Choose from three vocabulary levels and 23 different grid sizes. Create and edit buttons with 20,000 symbols or use your own...

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