Funding & Acquisition

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This PPT is part of Chris Gibbons' webinar Funding AT for K-12. Watch the recorded webinar here

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Assistive technology (AT) can change the lives of students with disabilities, helping them reach their full potential. Yet the rubber meets the road when it is time to pay for AT devices and services, and information about AT funding is often hard to find. In this important webinar, Chris Gibbons...

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In this presentation, Heather Feldner, Ph.D. in Disability Studies, talks about Go Baby Go (a technology hacking initiative developed at the University of Delaware) and her investigation on family and child experiences with technology design.

Link: https://vimeo.com/193648899

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Aimed at parents and care givers, this guide provides specific information on the acquisition and funding of Assistive Technology for students with disabilities enrolled in Pennsylvania schools. The publication is part of the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN) publications.

Link: http://pattan.net-website.s3.amazonaws.com/images/2015/07/30/AT_Studnt_Acq_0715.pdf

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In this joint webinar with CTD and the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB), you'll learn why assistive technology needs to be an important component of your overall technology plan. Watch this archived webinar to find out about the legal requirements for assistive technology, different types of assistive technologies, and Universal...

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As state education agencies (SEAs) implement more rigorous college and career readiness standards, school leaders must consider how students with disabilities will meet these standards. The checklist, designed to meet the needs of educators at all levels, provides an easy-to-use guide for making purchasing decisions. It identifies key considerations when...

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Part of the Technology Implementation Strategies that Work! , Unit 2, this video focus on team building and role definition to build a communication plan for technology acquisition and implementation.

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Developed by the US Department of Education (DOE), Office of Educational Technology, Future Ready Schools: Building Technology Infrastructure for Learning is a technology implementation guide for school administrators (Superintendents, Principals and IT professionals) and teachers. The guide provides recommendations and broad suggestions to consider when developing and implementing context-bound...

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The PowerUp Technology Implementation Practice Guide offers a roadmap for district- and school-wide technology implementation for Leadership Teams. It draws on research-based implementation practices. The Technology Implementation Practice Guide addresses core technology implementation issues such as:

Who is (or should be) included on the Leadership Team and involved in...
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The Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) offers help navigating the financial side of assistive technology with the online ATIA Funding Resource Guide. This guide is a useful place to explore funding options and includes listings for several organizations as well as federal and state agencies that can help...

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