Assistive Technology in the Classroom: Enhancing the School by Amy G. Dell,Deborah A. Newton,Jerry G. Petroff

By Amy G. Dell,Deborah A. Newton,Jerry G. Petroff

A present examine the best makes use of of assistive expertise for college kids with disabilities that emphasizes the hyperlink among expertise and studying.


This up-to-date textual content makes a speciality of using assistive expertise to extend the independence and participation of scholars with disabilities in colleges by way of offering them with entry to the curriculum.  With an emphasis on either the connection among assistive know-how and studying and on how assistive know-how may be built-in into the curriculum, this article assesses the school-related projects that scholars with detailed wishes needs to practice on the way to succeed. also, this article offers descriptions of technology-based suggestions, proposing those hindrances in transparent, attractive prose. rather than forthcoming this subject via incapacity different types, this booklet acknowledges that every baby is exclusive and that there are a number of components to envision sooner than selecting expertise instruments for every pupil. through the e-book, assistive know-how instruments aren't mentioned in isolation — the context for expertise use is often the school room, the teaching-learning procedure, and its effect on scholars with disabilities. 

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