Education K-12

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Developed by DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking and Technology), this video provides an overview of students and workers with learning disabilities demonstrating mainstream computer-based tools and strategies that promote academic and career success.

Link: http://www.washington.edu/doit/videos/index.php?vid=29

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To provide teacher candidates with instructional and educational best practices focused on the visually impaired, Ellen Trief, Ph.D. at Hunters College, developed a Library of Video Excerpts (L.O.V.E.) that is accessible by closed captioning and voice-over audio descriptions. The collection of videos represents teaching in various areas (literacy, braille reading...

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In an article originally published, November 3, 2016 in Special Ed Connection, author Jessica Herseim highlights the Digital Accessibility Toolkit.

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Written by Jamie Martin, Assistive Technology Consultant, this short article emphasizes the basic categories of assistive technologies available for students with dyslexia.

Link: https://www.noodle.com/articles/assistive-tech-basics-for-students-with-dyslexia

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Produced by the New Zealand Ministry of Education, this short video emphasizes the use of technology to assist students with dyslexia achieve academic success.

Link: Having dyslexia – how teachers can help

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The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) includes an increased focus on technology-related requirements to achieve educational outcomes and opportunities for all students. This document is a summary of the technology-related opportunities and terms within ESSA and their implications for students with disabilities (SWDs). It includes a variety of resources to...

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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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Produced by the Disability Services Office at NC State University, this informational video explains the transition process to post-secondary education. Featuring 2 students with learning disabilities, the video explains the difference between accommodations in college and in high school and provides information on the importance of understanding one's disability. The...

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Online learning is now pervasive in many school systems. Little is known however about how students with disabilities fare when using this educational modality. This summary gathers together policies/guidance used in seven states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Michigan, North Carolina and Virginia) that either require online experience as part of...

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To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), this report outlines major facts & myths about IDEA and its impact on public school funding.

Link: http://files.eric.ed.gov/fulltext/ED560999.pdf

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