2014 Virtual TechKnowledgy Conference-Archived Video and Handouts: Free Electronic Books and Software for Struggling Students

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Getting electronic textbooks is easier than you think. AIM-VA provides easy access for students with IEPs AND resources for students who do not have an IEP. These digital resources complement technology to give struggling learners easier access to educational materials. Would your students benefit from books that offer features such text highlighting, ability to add notes, outlining, personalization of background colors and fonts (including size and shapes), dictionary, a variety of speaking voices, bookmarking and other navigational features? Join me to explore the options that would best fit your students’ needs. You will need to login to view this archived video.

Tag(s): Assistive Technology Autism Spectrum Disorder Communication/Language Curriculum/Instructional Methods Elementary High School Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Individualized Education Program (IEP) Learning Disability Literacy Middle School Mild/Moderate Disabilities Multiple Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Paraprofessional Professional Development Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment