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The University of California, Davis, hosts events that raise awareness toward certain issues, one of them being the Disability Awareness Symposium. This Symposium is held annually in conjunction with the Accessibility Technology Fair. Some of the major issues they wish to bring to light are anxiety and accessibility. This ensures...

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Part of Virginia Commonwealth University's (VCU) Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, the VCU Autism Center for Excellence provides many resources and opportunities for professional development for parents, teachers, and administrators, particularly when working with children and students with Autism. https://vcuautismcenter.org/

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In higher education, discussions around accessibility often start with federal mandates and accommodations. This framing tends to cultivate a campus culture focused on accommodations, but "...accommodation is a reactive approach to provide access to an individual ... [whereas] UD processes are proactive approaches to ensure access for groups of potential...

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Researching and selecting a college that fits your needs can be daunting, but that challenge can be even greater when you’re a student with disabilities. However, that doesn’t mean your options are limited. As technology has advanced, so has accessibility for all students. Maryville University has compiled a comprehensive guide...

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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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