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The purpose of this guide created by the National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society is to help you become familiar with the types of equipment (assistive and mobility devices) that are currently available to enhance your mobility, and the potential benefits and limitations of each one. The guide serves as a...

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Assistive Technology for Kansans (ATK) connects people with disabilities and health conditions of all ages with the assistive technology they need to learn, work, play and participate in community life safely and independently. ATK is the Kansas statewide assistive technology program and has AT Access Sites located in Oakley, Wichita,...

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Children and youth with autism face a variety of challenges in communication, executive functioning, social skills, behavior/self-management, and learning. This guide, developed by Diana Petschauer and Stacy Driscoll, provides a well-organized matrix of mobile apps and links to other resources that can help those on the autism spectrum address those...

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In this webinar Diana Petschauer and Stacy Driscoll demonstrated and discussed various apps and AT options, including wearable technology to support students with autism, to foster engagement, inclusion, independence and success in the educational environment. Get the handout here .

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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."

Link: The Impact of Augmentative and Alternative Communication Intervention on the Speech...

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This guide, from The Advocacy Institute and the Children's Law Clinic at Duke Law School, helps families and advocates navigate the process of mediation and resolution sessions in special education. It includes information on terms, mediation vs. resolution session, preparation, negotiation, communication tips, and resources.

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