8 Examples of Assistive Technology and Adaptive Tools
Assistive technology is one of the core strategies schools use to help with learning and attention issues. Some adaptive tools are low-tech and some are pretty fancy. Here are some common examples.
Using Assistive Technology in the Classroom
Assistive Technology in the Classroom with a FREE Printable of ideas and some implementation tips.
Assistive Technology Reference Guide
Software Programs for Kids With Reading Issues
If your child has reading issues, there's a range of assistive technology software that may help. Most of these computer programs offer several tools for reading aloud, such as text-to-speech (TTS) and optical character recognition (OCR). They may also offer other features.
Trisha's Assistive Technology eJournal: Homemade AT
88 Assistive Technology Tools for Struggling Learners
Learning Specialist and Teacher Materials - Good Sensory Learning: 88 Assistive Technology Tools for Struggling Learners: Making sense of the complex weave of assistive technology devices and applications for struggling learners can be a confusing and frustrating chore. This blog talks about 15 different types of assistive technology that can benefit struggling learners with links to my favorite tools.
Here are five different tips for Low Tech Assistive Technology. Click through to see how you can use fidgets, quiet kits, bumpy seats, visual timers and adaptive scissors in the classroom to help students stay focused during learning.
Low Tech Assistive Technology: MacGyver Inspired by OT Mommy on the Handwriting is Fun! Blog
Assistive Technology: What It Is and How It Works
An introduction to Assistive Tech #AT
34 Assistive Technology Apps from edshelf & TeachThought