Learning Exercise

Assistive Technology Resource Guide

Students will have the opportunity of beginning a resource file of assistive technology information for students with various disabilities.
Course: Special Education Teaching Methods; Special Education Technology

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1. Use the ABLEDATA website (http://www.abledata.com) to help you create a resource directory for students
with disabilities.

2. Follow the headings below for each of your entries.

Disability area:

Type/name of assistive technology tool:

Appropriate age:


Description of findings at that site:



Understanding of technology-based terminology
Understanding of various assistive technology needs


Assistive Technology

Learning Objectives

To create a portfolio of resources