Bookshare: Providing Accessible Materials for Students with Print Disabilities (STAR Legacy Modules-The IRIS Center)

Description:

This module presents an overview of Bookshare, a project supported by the U.S. Department of Education and OSEP, which provides books in digitized formats to individuals who have print disabilities. On hand is information about how such students can access textbooks, other instructional materials, and text-reader software at no cost, as well as how teachers can use this information in their daily instructional planning.

Tag(s): After High School Assistive Technology Autism Spectrum Disorder Computer Access - AT Curriculum/Instructional Methods Elementary High School History/Social Science Learning Disability Literacy Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Mobile Devices - AT Orthopedic Impairment Paraprofessional Parent/Family Science Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment