Five Quick Tips for Teachers in Supporting Families of Students with Disabilities in the use of Assistive Technology during Home Instruction (Assistive Technology Network of Virginia)


Assistive Technology Network

1. Talk with families about components of the IEP and where to find critical information (such as accommodations, including accessible instructional materials and assistive technology) that will support your student and family at home.

  • Providing online instruction is a new skill for all of us.  Consider creating “office hours” to assist with scheduling times to answer questions from families.
  • If possible, meet with families individually using the same online platform to help familiarize families with these online instructional tools and to answer questions.

Click on the attachment to see Tips #2-#5.


Assistive Technology Curriculum/Instructional Methods Parent/Family Professional Resources