AT Solutions for Students with Mild to Moderate Disabilities (2012)

Author: TechKnowledgy Conference
Description: You are now entering the Virtual TechKnowledgy Conference area for practitioners and families interested in learning more using assistive technology with children and youth with mild to moderate disabilities. We hope you will visit as many of the AT sessions as possible. You will notice each AT sessionspecifies an approximate completion time and includes an evaluation. The evaluation is required in order to receive a certificate of participation. You may want to print your certificate and attach it to a printed copy of the conference program thus verifying your conference participation. Enjoy the conference!
Webshops:
  1. This purpose of this video workshop is to show a variety of low to high tech assistive technology devices which might help students struggling with writing.
  2. In this webshop, you will learn how to create meaningful literacy experiences by: Using age appropriate reading materials to differentiate instructional levels so all students can participate in a book club experience.

  3. Take a bus tour and learn all about e-text. The tour begins with the basics and quickly moves on to the nuts and bolts of changing and manipulating text that can provide better access to learning. The bus stops at key web addresses for specific information and resources and then continues to other sites for strategies that can help meet the needs of diverse readers.
Tag(s): All Disabilities Assistive Technology