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Webinar
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This webinar, led by AbleLink founder and president, Daniel K. Davies, offers parents and professionals great insights into person-centered technology that supports development of skills needed for independent living. A link to the accompanying PowerPoint is included.

Articles, Guides & More!
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This guide provides parents and students with a quick overview of tips and tools that support the important task of reading. Strategies are discussed that aid in comprehension and fluency for academic reading. Topics covered include changing the text appearance, audiobooks, text-to-speech, dictionaries and other comprehension tools, and how to...

Articles, Guides & More!
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This step-by-step guide helps parents and students start using audiobooks and text-to-speech tools for reading. Steps outlined cover finding and selecting reading materials and using text-to-speech and audiobook features. Accompanying comprehension strategies are also discussed.

Webinar
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This webinar was presented by Dana Nieder, author of the award-winning special needs blog, Uncommon Sense. The first video is a presentation focusing on skills parents need to identify AAC technology that addresses their child's needs. Dana Nieder also talks about ways to advocate for AAC, select vocabulary, learn to...

PowerPoint Presentation
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This PowerPoint accompanies the webinar Getting Started with Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) for Your Child led by Dana Nieder. The presentation focuses on sharing skills parents need to locate the right AAC technology for their child, including how to look for the best system, advocate for AAC, select vocabulary,...

Video
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The National Center on Accessible Instructional Materials and PACER Center created this video that explains accessibility in digital learning materials in easy to understand language. This fully-captioned video is designed to increase awareness of digital learning materials and foster ways of working together to support the demand for accessible resources....

Webinar
webinar

This webinar is led by Dana Nieder of the Uncommon Sense blog. It focuses on Dana's journey as a parent of a child with special needs. Dana talks about the importance of early access to Alternative and Augmentative Communication (AAC) devices and the impact it has on family life. She...

Webinar
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In this second webinar on Successful Transition to College: The Role of Technology , AT Specialists Bryan Ayres and Janet Peters address major questions posed by the audience, including good habits for AT use and the the need for collaborative relationships. (The accompanying Slides can be downloaded below.)

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Webinar
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This webinar is part 1 of the series Successful Transition to College: The Role of Technology. AT Specialists Bryan Ayres and Janet Peters discuss the major factors involved in planning for the transition of students with disabilities from schooling to employment or post-secondary environments. (Download the accompanying slides...

Webinar
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Designed for busy educators, this webinar offers practical ideas, tips and resources for using social media in professional development. AT Specialist, Chris Bugaj, presents four alternative strategies to deliver staff development: 1) establishing Personal Learning Networks (PLN) through social bookmarking (Diigo, Delicious, Livebinders, Pinterest, etc.); 2) using targeted short videos;...

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