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Assistive Technology (Online)

An Online Chapter from ECC Essentials: Teaching the Expanded Core Curriculum to Students with Visual Impairments

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Description of Assistive Technology

Technology has become a fundamental part of everyday living, and as such, the assistive technology area of the ECC focuses on the knowledge and skills essential to learning how to use technology to access all aspects of daily living. This chapter breaks down the types of technology and access methods used by students who are blind or visually impaired, how to integrate technology and literacy, and the applications of technology to particular skills and tasks, along with associated instructional focuses, and when to introduce students to technology. Learning activities are supplied at the end of this chapter.

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Year of publication: 2014
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