Assistive Technology Roundup - Tech Learning

Assistive Technology Roundup

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In this special supplement you'll learn how schools are using tech to assist students with a wide variety of learning needs, and find out specific resources you can use in your district.

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Not every student with a disability needs to be placed in a special education environment. In fact, many don’t. Often, just having a few simple and relatively inexpensive technological aids available in the classroom erases learning disadvantages and simplifies teaching.

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Revision Assistant

Revision Assistant is an online writing tool that provides writing prompts and feedback for students in grades 6 through university at the click of a button.

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Resources for Assistive Technology

My district wants school sites to expand our technology-based programs to include use of assistive technologies for students with special needs. I don’t know where to begin to help staff tackle this new initiative. Can you recommend any resources? There are two Web sites that can help you get started. They