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iPad Apps for Children with Visual Impairments: Explore, Learn and Communicate

Thursday, December 5th
1:30 PM Pacific, 4:30 Eastern

Learn from two experts about apps that work for young children who are blind or visually impaired.

Learn about iPad apps for students in early childhood such as EDA Play, Peek-a-Boo Barn, Pictello and Talkboard with additional insight on switch access and adaptations for children with visual impairments using the iPad.  

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Archived Webinar on iPads for People with ALS

 

The ALS Association webinar recording on iPads For People With ALS is now available on the WebEx service site. It was presented on Monday, September 23, 2013.

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SoundingBoard App- Bigger and Better! from AbleNet

Tuesday, September 10, 2013
2 PM Pacific, 5 PM Eastern

This free app has gotten a makeover! SoundingBoard is a communication system that is simple to program and use. Some of the new options include better graphics, screen rotation, new lay-outs, larger message board, and much more.

AbleNet presenter Mo Buti, M.Ed, has been in the field of special education for over 22 years, working with children with severe and profound, moderate, mild and autism disabilities. She has the Director of Special Education degree and certificate from the state of Illinois and her type 75 certificate. She was a teacher, a consultant and now an administrator.

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Change Your View of AT to Support Employees

August 27, 2013
9 AM Pacific, Noon Eastern

AbleNet University presents low cost devices that can be purchased from local stores, easy modifications, and iPad apps.

Assistive technology can help individuals with disabilities be more independent and productive in a wide variety of vocational settings.  This webinar from AbleNet University will clarify how to identify what tools may be needed and then a fun look at various assistive technology tools to help with task analysis, prompting/directing, computer access, and  modifying the environmen

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AbleNet presents iPad for AAC in the Community

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
10:30 AM Pacific, 1:30 PM Eastern

AbleNet University presents Eric Sailers, an speech-language pathologist with seven years of experience who currently works with high school and transition-age students.

The iPad is a lightweight mobile device with several augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) solutions. In this webinar, you will learn how the mobility of iPad can be implemented by staff for AAC in the community.

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One Lesson - All Learners, Differentiating with Technology

April 25th, 2013
1pm Pacific, 4 pm Eastern

How can technology be used to meet the varying needs of all learners? As a preview of their Leveraging Technology to Differentiate Instruction: Creating Rich Curricula for ALL Students summer workshop, EdTechTeacher's Beth Holland and guest instructor, Tracy Sockalosky, will present example lessons that demonstrate how technology can be used to simultaneously remediate, differentiate, and enrich to meet students' learning needs.

How can technology be used to meet the varying needs of all learners?

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Using Free Apps on the Computer & iPad for Celebrating/Sharing Student Writing

Thursday, April 25th, 2013
12 PM Pacific, 3 PM Eastern

AbleNet University presents Deanna Wagner, MS/CCC-SLP

Writing is not real until it is shared.  It is essential for our students to have opportunities to celebrate and share what they wrote in order to become better writers (Caulkins, Sturm, Musselwhite).  This webinar will present a number of tools that can be used for free on the iPad to make a few words stand out in spectacular ways.  We can use wordle on any computer with an inte

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Great YouTube Video Clips on AAC ( Augmentative and Alternative Communication)

Thursday, April 25th, 2013
10:00 AM Pacific, 1:00 PM Eastern

There are hundreds of YouTube clips on using the iPad and other AAC devices. We've searched to find the very best clips that you can use in your work, or to inspire your own postings.

Since YouTube is the second most used search engine on the web, we wondered if the content on Login or sign up for a free membership to register for this training.

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