Assistive technology

Discover how assistive technology can improve accessibility and empower individuals with disabilities. Explore top solutions to enhance inclusivity and independence in daily activities.
Core Vocabulary is an essential part of every person's life, and for our nonverbal students they access core vocabulary and language through assistive technology and AAC devices. Learn about the simple lesson I use with my students to practice the use of AT devices, while practicing the basic skills all students need (including fine motor). Includes a free printable for implementation tomorrow. Blog post at Mrs. D's Corner. Humour, Ideas, Speech Therapy, Speech Language Pathologists, Speech Language Pathology, Technology Vocabulary, Speech And Language, Elementary Speech, Teaching Tips

Core Vocabulary is an essential part of every person's life, and for our nonverbal students they access core vocabulary and language through assistive technology and AAC devices. Learn the lesson I teach and grab a free printable for implementation tomorrow. Blog post at Mrs. D's Corner.

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Eunice M.
Diy, Learning Disabilities, People, Educational Technology, Adaptive Devices, Assistive Technology Diy, Life Skills Special Education, Teaching Technology, Communication Devices

Assistive Technology for People With Communication Disabilities Using Makey Makey: Objective: Build a cheap and easy tool to help people with disabilites to better communicate their basic needs. Materials: - Makey Makey - Used box - my box is 6.5 x 3.5", but you can use a box bigger than that if you want. - 8 Connector wires - Mom…

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swetha
Technology, People, Art, Graphic Resources, Web Accessibility, Electronic Devices, Digital News, Assistive Technology, Digital

Download this Free Vector about Electronic accessibility abstract concept vector illustration accessibility to websites electronic device for disabled people communication technology adjustable web pages abstract metaphor, and discover more than 152 Million Professional Graphic Resources on Freepik. #freepik #vector #flatline #monochromatic #outlineillustration

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Hannah
Where It's AT: Mrs. DiChiara's Assistive Technology Blog: Back to the AT Basics: From High to Low to No Tech Tools Techno, Educational Technology, Progress Monitoring Special Education, Assistive Technology Diy, Assistive Technology Devices, Individual Education Plan, Speech Recognition, Assistive Technology, Technology Tools

The purpose of assistive technology is to remove or reduce the effects of functional limitations. When discussing AT tools to meet the needs of individuals, often times conversations and determinations center on the most expensive, most complex, or most recent technologies. As stated in Visual Supports for People with Autism, "The use of high-tech devices and software to support individuals with disabilities is certainly not a silver bullet, and it is important to understand the specific…

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Where It's AT: Mrs. DiChiara's Assistive Technology Blog
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It’s AAC month! AAC is an important aspect of my job as a special education teacher. What is AAC? AAC stands for Assistive and Augmentative Communication. It can be anything that helps a person communicate. Why is AAC so important? Imagine if you suddenly lost your ability to talk or even use parts of your […]

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Nicole Ingram