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This page on Autism Society's website gives information and various resources on ways to manage symptoms of, and types of accommodations and technologies that can be used for, children on the autism spectrum, from Pre-K to Transition and beyond. This webpage may be used by parents and teachers alike. ...

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Children with cerebral palsy face a number of daily challenges. Communication boards and hearing devices are just a few options for children with CP. Devices are available in various shapes and sizes to ensure that every child with CP is able to receive the assistance they need as they grow...

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Read about the first virtual reality (VR) experience for the blind and visually impaired people - not with a headset, but with a pair of gloves. Haptic gloves create vibrations on different parts of the user's hand and make this experience of 'touching sculpture' (one of the examples is the...

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This website, created by Elizabeth Hamblet (author, speaker, and transition consultant), focuses primarily on high school students with disabilities (especially Learning Disabilities) in their transition to college. Her blog, From High School to College , features professionals who specialize in this area of education, and provides a range of information...

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This free iPhone app from Microsoft narrates the world around you. Designed for the low vision community, this research project harnesses the power of AI to describe people, text and objects.

Specific features include: Short Text - Speaks text as soon as it appears in front of the camera;...

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This Transition Tech Talk from PACER's Simon Technology Center offers tips for learning about and selecting assistive technology with teens and young adults. It is important that parents and educators involve youth in all steps of the process of exploring and selecting assistive technology they will use. The video discusses...

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This short Transition Tech Talk offers helpful tips and technology to support executive function skills at work. The video discusses skills essential to workplace success including: arriving on time, completing tasks as directed, staying focused, and having an organized work space. This video is an introduction to the information presented...

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The CTA Foundation is a public, national foundation affiliated with the Consumer Technology Association (CTA). The CTA foundation’s mission is to link seniors and people with disabilities with technology to enhance their lives, and assist innovative nonprofits to make a difference.

The foundation’s grants strategically support programs that improve...

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A new community shuttle custom-built by car company Local Motors offers a new approach to mass transit, in which a driverless shuttle could someday pick you up at any hour of the day and you wouldn't need to own a car.

The exciting aspect of this partnership between CTA...

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With the advances of adaptive technologies and trend toward progressive legislation, prospective college students with disabilities now have countless resources available to make their transition to postsecondary education less stressful. Here, find specific information and resources on a variety of different disabilities, learn how to make the transition into the...

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