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Nine strategies to Improve College Transition Planning for Students focuses on strategies to prepare students with Learning Disabilities (LD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) for postsecondary education. The author, Elizabeth C. Hamblet, argues that high school students need to be better educated about college academic expectations, resources available...

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The video Virtual World, Real Lives: A Testbed for Students with Disabilities shows how Second Life is used at District 75, New York City Department of Education, to promote social commmunication and skills for independent living for students with disabilities. Students also learn to apply for jobs, gather in...

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In spite of the large number of online educational programs, students with disabilities still struggle with online accessibility issues. In this article, four students enrolled at graduate programs at Drexel University share their experiences with online programs and make recommendations to include accessibility as a fundamental component of faculty...

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Funded by the MacArthur Foundation and published in 2014 by the MIT Press in collaboration with the Monterey Institute for Technology and Education (MITE), Digital Youth with Disabilities , by Dr. Meryl Alper, synthetizes current research on the role technology plays in the lives of students with disabilities and identifies...

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The use of Augmented Reality (AR) as an instructional strategy to teach individuals with disabilities enrolled in postsecondary education activities is the topic investigated by Donald Douglas McMahon in his dissertation Augmented Reality on Mobile Devices to Improve the Academic Achievement and Independence of Students with Disabilities , published...

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The National Center on Accessible Instructional Materials and PACER Center created this video that explains accessibility in digital learning materials in easy to understand language. This fully-captioned video is designed to increase awareness of digital learning materials and foster ways of working together to support the demand for accessible resources....

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This is the 2nd webinar for the course Mobile Devices in the Inclusive Classroom, with by AT Specialist Mike Marotta. The webinar focuses on Accessible Instrucional Materials (AEM), accessibility issues and selection of apps and/or extensions when transitioning individuals with disabilities to work and/or higher education.

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Using Cloud Collaboration for Writing Assignments by Students with Disabilities: A Case Study Action Research describes the advantages and disadvantages of using Cloud based technologies to assist students with disabilities develop writing skills and gain autonomy and self-confidence. Using Lewin's Action Research steps (identify problems, carry out research,...

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Published in 2014 by the Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability, Digital Technology, Learning, and Postsecondary Students with Disabilities: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going focuses on Assistive Technology (AT) use in American and Canadian institutions of higher education for the last 25 years. The article briefly juxtaposes...

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In this TEDTalk Salman Khan, the founder of the Khan Academy, talks about the need to create alternative access to classroom content and how videos can be used to flip a classroom. While showing the power of interactive exercises, Salman argues for a change in the teaching paradigm: Using technology...

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