Assistive Technology & Students
How One Small Change Can Make A Huge Difference
Smartpen Applications for Meeting the Needs of Students With Learning Disabilities in Inclusive Classrooms by Angel L. Patti & Krista Vince Garland
Smartpens write with real ink on real paper!
Syncing Notes & Files
Compatible with Androids & Apple products.
Notes and diagrams are transferred for viewing and sharing.
Diagrams & Graphs Transferred
Smartpens have a range of functionality!
More Information on the Benefits of the Smartpen
This link will take you directly to the Livescribe produced video that focuses on how the smartpen will support students with Note-taking, Homework, and Preparing for the Exam
Frequently Asked Questions – many focused directly on how well the Smartpen will support all students and provides links to try the software free for 30 days and also a link to download the paper
Reviews of a Variety of Smartpens
More Recommendations for the Smartpen by the Yale Centre for Dyslexia & Creativity by Caryl Frankenberger, Ed.M.
Livescribe Smartpen pilot tested with a group of graduate students from the University of California- Berkeley Disabled Students Program in 2011
Computerized pen helps students with disabilities in unexpected ways
August 16, 2011
Carleton College located in Northfield, Minneapolis has a Smartpen lending program!
Assistive Technology for Students with Learning Disabilities
Prepared by Gabrielle Young, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Memorial University of Newfoundland and Jeffrey MacCormack, M.Ed., Doctoral Student, Queen’s University