Let’s look at the use of Assistive Technology

Let’s look at the use of Assistive Technology 2016-10-20T10:26:38+00:00
Once I was given the opportunity to use a ‘talk-to-text’ program in many of my subjects, my academic results improved dramatically!
Katie, Age 16 years

When considering the processing difficulties frequently evident in the profiles of students with learning disabilities, it is not surprising that the challenge to participate becomes even more difficult as the demands of schooling increase.

Whilst remediation and good quality literacy instruction go some way towards improving students underlying skills, the use of assistive technology not only allows students the opportunity to improve their understanding and engagement in the learning process, it also allows them to better demonstrate their skills and knowledge more independently and at a level more commensurate with their overall understanding.

What is Assistive Technology and how can it help?
What is Assistive Technology and how can it help?
What are some examples of assistive technology?
What are some examples of assistive technology?
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