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This article provides information from a teenage gamer with a disability on what consoles and controllers might work best for other gamers with disabilities. Specific topics addressed include: Consoles for people with disabilities; PlayStation 4 and Xbox One’s accessibility features; Xbox Co-pilot; Xbox Elite controller; Nintendo; Accessible gaming on a...

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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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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...

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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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With the advances of adaptive technologies and trend toward progressive legislation, prospective college students with disabilities now have countless resources available to make their transition to postsecondary education less stressful. Here, find specific information and resources on a variety of different disabilities, learn how to make the transition into the...

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Glasschair is a Google Glass app that helps people with disabilities to get mobile independently through hands-free wheelchair driving. For those people with disabilities who need an assistant to wheel them due to lack of hand motor control or strength, this app allows you to drive your...

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RE-vibe is a wearable wristband that sends reminder vibrations to your wrist to stay on task. For those with self-regulation, attention or focus issues, this little device can have a big impact. Users are instructed to simply ask themselves if they are doing what they should be doing when they...

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This PowerPoint accompanies the webinar, Wearables as Supports for Executive Functioning and Independence with Luis Perez, a technical assistance specialist for the National Center on Accessible Educational Materials. In this presentation, you will learn about a number of wearables and smartwatches in order...

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In this webinar with Luis Perez, you will learn about a number of wearables and smartwatches in order to help you select the device(s) that best meets your access needs while staying on budget. These include apps for managing time and information, staying on task, and successfully completing daily living...

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A Vidget is an example of low tech assistive technology, where no screens or software are involved. Vidget is a multi-purpose item that can be used in the classroom for those that learn optimally with kinesthetic support. This device can be used as a chair, desk, or stool, with encourages...

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