Providing all learners an equal opportunity
My Experience with Assistive Technology
According to the article provided, this assistive technology would fall under a 'Communication' device. This tool levels the playing field for students who are blind or visually impaired and allows them to experience and contribute to the learning environment. This piece of technology not only benefits the students who use it, but also every student and teacher who is in the classroom. This piece of assistive technology allows the visually impaired learners to share their ideas and provide a unique perspective which benefits the entire class.
Sip and Puff Systems
According to the article provided, this AT would be both mobility and an environmental interaction device. This system allows students to move from class to class and it also gives them the ability to control their computer. Sip and puff systems allow students, who lack motor capabilities, to attend classes and provide input on the topic they are learning about. This amazing tool empowers students and gives them the opportunity to have a positive impact on the learning environment.
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