Technology on the Rise

Using Technology in the Special Education Classroom

What is Assistive Technology? ("AT")

The video below gives a general ideal of what assistive technology is and how it can be used.
What is Assistive Technology (A.T.)

What are the options?

Below we have featured a few apps that are available to students with special needs. These apps cover a wide range of students and disabilities. This sampling is to give you an idea about the different technologies that exist to help students with disabilities. These children could be your kids, nieces and nephews or grandchildren. Everyone will be affected by this issue and it is beneficial to be knowledgeable about the tools available.

Only a Few

Although only a few of the many options available are listed above, there are endless tools that have been recently created due to technology. These tools have the ability to change the lives of those who use them. These tools give a chance to those who are struggling to complete even the simplest tasks, such as speaking. These tools have advanced the field of special education ten fold and would not have been possible if it weren't for the leaps and bounds technology has made in the recent years.