Webinars and Learning Materials

How Do Technology and Screen Time Affect Early Childhood Development?

In this video, Jacqueline Hess, Director of CTD, explores what technology can offer even our youngest children. She discusses the impact that apps and screen time can have on early childhood learning and development. ...

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Assistive to Inclusive: Technology Perspectives & Trends

In this webinar, Richard Ellenson, parent of a special needs child, talks about his experiences and perspectives to illustrate trends moving from assistive technology for some to inclusive technology for all. ...

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AT in Action: Meet Sam!

In this video, Sam, a young man with cerebral palsy, shows how he uses assistive technology as a successful college student, blogger, and sportsman. Sam uses his iPad, Kindle app and Voice Recorder to aid him with his studies. ...

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Featured Resources

Assistive Technology for Infants, Toddlers, and Young Children with Disabilities

This resource discusses various types of assistive technology (AT) that may benefit infants and toddlers with disabilities. Topics include types of AT available, why AT is important, how a family can get AT equipment, how to ...

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Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM): Basics for Families

This booklet helps parents work within the IEP team to consider four aspects of accessible instructional materials (AIM) for their student: 1. Does the student need AIM? 2. What kind of format? 3. How materials will be obtained? 4. Additional support...

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Getting Started: Managing Time and Staying Focused in College with the Help of Assistive Technology

This resource offers insight into how combining healthy study habits with technology can help a college student focus and manage their time. Assistive technology is discussed to help with motivation, distractions, time awareness, ...

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