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COURSE - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology

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Overview

This course explains what assistive technology is and describes who it benefits. It also discusses various types of these aids by grouping them in the following categories: communication, computer access, special education, and hearing and vision aids. In addition, the course presents different examples of assistive technologies and points out sites where users can find out more about or purchase assistive technologies.

Details

Subject: Integrating Technology In The Classroom
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Duration: 1 hour
Credit Hours: 1

Contents

  • COURSE - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology
Introduction - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology
Contains a course description and a brief overview of the objectives covered in this course.more... 
Understand Assistive Technology
Introduces what assistive technology is and who it benefits.more...
Explains that it is typically grouped and referred to by categories.
Touches on communication, computer access, special education, and hearing and vision aids, giving examples of each.
Mentions how integrating assistive technologies into classrooms can help meet ISTE requirements. 
Explore Communication Aids
Discusses what communication aids are and who they assist.more...
Gives examples of some common communication aids and how they can help in the classroom. 
Look At Computer Access Aids
Discusses how computer access aids are used to assist people with disabilities.more...
Examines various types of computer access aids.
Looks at how computer access aids can support the needs of many learners. 
Examine Hearing And Vision Aids
Explores different types of hearing and vision aids.more...
Looks at how hearing and vision aids are helpful to students.
Examines how hearing and vision aids can be integrated into the classroom. 
Examine Special Education Technology
Looks at special education technology.more...
Examines how technology can be used in the special education classroom.
Explores the benefits of using special education technology. 
Workbook - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology
Contains a printable workbook that includes a list of the lesson names and objectives covered in this course; a variety of real-life examples showing how the ideas and concepts discussed in this course could be used in a classroom, either as teaching tools or administrative aids; and exercises that provide additional practice and reinforcement of the skills and concepts covered in the course.more... 
Quiz - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology
Assesses the user's knowledge of the concepts covered in the Aiding Students With Assistive Technology course.more... 
Feedback - Aiding Students With Assistive Technology
This survey contains six brief questions pertaining to your educational role and computer experience, as well as to how you would rate your knowledge of this subject before and after this course.more... 

Reviews (6)

Basic Member
 
Very easy to understand.
Basic Member
 
OK.
Basic Member
 
GOOD!!!!!!
Basic Member
 
These lessons are very useful information.
Basic Member
 
Useful information in targeting students with disabilities
Basic Member
 
ok
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