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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...

Webinar
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Researching and taking notes is an important activity central to the academic lives of many teens and adults. This webinar for parents with Tara Bruss and Sarah Giffen-Hunter begins with a discussion of the purpose of note-taking and useful strategies to employ. Tools include a range of technology supports for...

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First, there was the iPad. Then, there were communication apps that were cheaper and more portable than dedicated devices. What’s next in the world of assistive technology? Bridget Gilormini, the director of the Simon Technology Center in the PACER Center, shares a list of potential contenders during PACER’s webinar Emerging...

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This short Transition Tech Talk offers helpful tips and technology for managing time at college. These three important factors to succeeding as a college student are discussed in the video: time management, focus, and sleep. This video is an overview of the information presented in the two companion articles titled:...

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This collection of resources offers steps for families to take with their teens and young adults to get them involved in the process of exploring assistive technology and then putting that technology to use. When youth take an active role in choosing their own AT tools, they are more likely...

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Many free and low-cost mobile apps are available to support transition-age youth with disabilities as they embark on their journey towards post-secondary education, job training, employment, and independent living. This PACER Center guide lists mobile apps that have been reviewed by parents and professionals and found to be useful and...

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This handout supports the webinar, Succeeding on the Job: Using Technology to Boost the Skills Employers Want , listing ideas, key points and takeaways from this informative webinar.

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This supporting document from the webinar, Resources on Assistive Technology for Families , offers a better understanding of CTD resources to support parent training and information (PTI) and community parent resource center (CPRC's) networks.

PowerPoint Presentation
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This PowerPoint accompanies the webinar, Finding CTD Resources on Assistive Technology to Support Families . Experts at the PACER center give an introduction to finding helpful resources from the Center on Technology and Disability (CTD) to support families. Information covered includes topic areas, types of...

PowerPoint Presentation
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Once you have the job, it is important to be able to meet your employer’s expectations. Assistive technology (AT) can play an important role on the job in a wide variety of work environments. This PowerPoint presents tools and strategies to support essential work performance, such as being on time,...

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