Description of iPad and Communication for Students with Visual and Multiple Disabilities
This webinar presented by Dr. Betsy Flener provides information to those working to develop systems of communication for students with visual and multiple disabilities including students with cortical visual impairment, cerebral palsy, autism, and deaf-blindness. The webinar describes basic communication functions, symbols, and assessing students with complex needs. An explanation of how tactile symbols can be used with the iPad including features and suggested applications is given. Additional considerations and applications for low vision students are discussed along with important iPad accessories. The webinar is appropriate for speech/language pathologists, teachers of the visually impaired, occupational therapists, parents, and assistive technology consultants.
: 1.25 hours
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This webinar contains the following components:
Synchronized audio and slide text