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The American Library Association defines digital literacy as “the ability to use information and communication technologies to find, evaluate, create, and communicate information, requiring both cognitive and technical skills.” Today’s students have come of age in an era of digital media. Yet proficiency with YouTube and Facebook does not necessarily...

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The Resource Materials and Technology Center for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing, funded by the Florida Department of Education, provides a list of apps for children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. These apps can assist with communication, reading, learning, and other activities that are essential for daily functioning. ...

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For some students, writing can be a very hard skill to master. Whether a student struggles with getting their thoughts down on paper, spelling, grammar, or preparing bibliographies, assistive technology (AT) can help. Through the use of AT, students can minimize their frustration with writing by using ‘alternative pencils’, or...

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Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) is a form of blindness that is neurological. There are some general rules of thumb for making vision easier for kids with CVI. They respond well to high contrast, bright colors, movement, and lights. Here are some great educational tools that you can use to help...

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This blog by an Occupational Therapist (OT), titled MamaOT , covers topics related to Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), particularly for young children. Informtion and ideas for playtime and learning for these children are shared, suitable for parents, educators, and service providers. This page in particular includes information about SPD as...

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The Inspired Treehouse is a site dedicated to children with disabilities that may hinder them from partaking in everyday activities. Here, Physical and Occupational Therapists can find information, tips, and strategies to help conquer the common developmental roadblocks that come up for children, to enhance their abilities to partake in...

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This page is taken from OT Toolbox , a website for Occupational Therapists to get resources to help kids with their sensory challenges or other physical challenges, inside and outside of the classroom. This page lists resources to help with a range of challenges in everyday school activities,...

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The Partnerships for Action, Voices for Empowerment (PAVE) is a parent organization for those with children with disabilities. It is a hub for parents and family members to find support and learn from various resources on how to navigate home and school life for their child with a disability. Resources...

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Do 2 Learn is a website for parents and teachers, with hundreds of resources, guides, printables, and other products to help in the education and transition of children and young adults with Autism. Some topics that the website covers and provides interventions for are behavior management, job tips and social...

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In this PowerPoint Presentation, which accompanies the webinar, I Can Read That! AT Supports for Struggling Readers , Diana Ree-Reeder demonstrates various built-in accessibility supports in mobile devices to support struggling readers. These include a free screen reader, as well as the settings...

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