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Assistive Technology 101
Often, for people with disabilities, accomplishing daily tasks such as talking with friends, going to school and work, or participating in recreational activities is a challenge. Assistive Technology (AT) devices are tools to help to overcome those challenges and enable people living with disabilities to enhance their quality of life and lead more independent lives.
Help Your Child with a Learning Disability Be More Independent with Assistive Technology
Tips and strategies for using AT to encourage the independence of a student with learning disabilities while in school and as they transition to college or work.
New! Education Technology
Technology is proving to be valuable in support of reading and writing instruction, universal access to instructional materials, assessment, professional collaboration, and home-to-school communication. Some parents, educators and researchers say that technology is a game changer in how we teach and how children learn.
Center on Technology and Disability
Find a wealth of free webinars, articles, guides, training materials, and more all about assistive technology to support students with learning disabilities.