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Transitioning to College: Building a Technology Toolkit

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Having, and knowing how to use, the correct technology tools can make the transition to higher education a bit easier. In this fast paced session, Dr. Luis Perez will discuss and demonstrate a number of age-appropriate iPad apps that incorporate Universal Design for Learning (UDL) supports such as text to speech, word prediction, and multimedia presentation capabilities. With these apps, students can begin to build a comprehensive toolkit that will allow them to effectively take notes, manage their academic schedules, organize their writing, access the information in textbooks, and more. While these supports were created with students who have learning challenges in mind, all students can benefit from an understanding of built-in universal design features that facilitate access to information and learning.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 5:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: College & Career Readiness, Learning Theories & Strategies, Mobile Learning Intermediate , Special Education
Tags: college readiness, transition planning, transition to college, UDL, Universal Design for Learning

Reviews (43)

Basic Member
Thank you for the information
Full Member
Thank you for this information.
Basic Member
Thank you!
useful info, thanks
Full Member
Great info. Thanks!
Nice work
Full Member
Excellent! I wish I had had all these apps when I went to college!
Basic Member
Great information
Basic Member
I loved the webinar but I wish the video had closed captioning
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