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Yeggi is a search engine for downloadable 3D printer designs and models.

A search for Assistive Technology returns nearly 2,000 designs for items, from mobile phone stands to wheelchair joystick extensions to prosthetic hands.

Listings include photos, descriptions and digital files for various types and brands of 3D...

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This article describes current, ongoing reasearch at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science to use 3D printing to produce upper limb prosthetics. In addition to detailing the recent advances in 3D printing, this project is working on producing prosthetics built for specific activities.

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This article from SSB BART Group provides a detailed description of switch access features available on the iOS mobile operating system. It includes a video with specific instructions on how to turn on the features, with open captions and a separate transcript of the video.

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This article from SSB BART Group provides a detailed description of switch access features available on the Android mobile operating system. It includes a video with specific instructions on how to turn on the features, with open captions and a separate transcript of the video.

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This meta-analysis looks at the effects of Augmentative and Alternative Communication on speech production in people with a variety of developmental disabilities. From the results section: "the majority ...[of the subjects]... demonstrated gains in speech."

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How do educators work to determine which tools and strategies a student might require in order to ensure a free appropriate public education (FAPE)? When it comes to the selection of technology, there are often numerous options that might be put into place. Educators at the secondary level can use...

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This guide offers steps for families to take with their teens and young adults to get them involved in the process of exploring assistive technology. When youth take an active role in choosing their own AT tools, they are more likely to find things that will work well for their...

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This resource helps families to get teens and young adults involved in learning about and selecting assistive technology. An important goal for older students is to understand the areas in which technology can support them in their educational and employment goals. This enables students to advocate for themselves, and to...

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This article offers insight into how combining healthy study habits with technology can help a college student to focus and manage their time. Assistive technology is discussed that can help support motivation, minimize distractions, improve time awareness, and address procrastination. This resource also addresses setting goals, developing good study habits,...

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This resource offers a brief overview of ways to develop healthy habits for success as a college student. Topics addressed include time management, focus and concentration, and healthy sleep habits. The article promotes taking a proactive approach to looking at one's study habits and individual needs. Strategies are offered for...

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