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This website by Pat Andrews, and is designed for Special Education teachers. It features ideas, tools, and printable materials that can aid in the teaching of autistic students, according to ability or area of learning. https://www.tinsnips.org/

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The School Library Journal writes about how Makerspaces and hacking different objects to make them accessible for people with disabilities is teaching empowerment and a love of learning, for all students. It also describes certain places in the community that these movements are taking place, and what the future looks...

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The Adaptech Research Network has developed a number of resources that may be helpful to educators and caregivers/family members alike, with an extensive database with links to free and inexpensive adaptive technology, that includes a set of demonstration videos highlighting the capabilities of some of these tools.

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Living with a learning disability can be a source of great frustration if it’s not fully understood – especially during a child’s school-age years. These disabilities have very little to do with a child’s behavior or level of intelligence. Rather, it comes down to understanding that people who live with...

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These Special Needs Factsheets from KidsHealth, part of the Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, explain the basics about health conditions that can affect learning in the classroom, and offer quick tips on teaching strategies to help students succeed in school. There are also pages that explain IEP and...

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Families of children with disabilities may struggle to get services for their children in schools and the medical system. They may not know how to get their child evaluated, that there may be free or low-cost services, or that there are organizations that can provide them with information and support....

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New developments in augmented reality can seem extraordinary to anyone new to the field. Craig Smith, an autism educator and advocate based in Australia, writes about new possibilities for educators working with people with autism to provide new assistive technology opportunities to them. Some of his listed possibilities include providing...

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This video features Jody Duff (Zinn), who was awarded Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year in 2018 by the State of Maryland. This inspirational video shows some of the reasons why she won the award. Watch the video to see her challenges, innovative approaches and mindset in tackling the...

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This article describes assistive technologies that can be introduced to children with dyslexia or other disability which would cause reading difficulties. The technologies listed can help with word recognition, fluency, or comprehension. https://literacyworldwide.org/blog/literacy-daily/2016/04/15/

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Navigating the complex process of paying for college raises a ton of questions for most students. Those questions can pile up even more quickly for a student with a disability. The good news: 88 percent of postsecondary institutions and nearly 100 percent of public two- and four-year schools report enrolling...

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