Ch 3: Integrating Assistive Technology Across the Curriculum

About This Chapter

Understanding how to integrate assistive technology into your classroom can be both challenging and rewarding. Access our video lessons to help you brush up on ways you can use assistive technology to help both your special needs students and you as the teacher.

Integrating Assistive Technology Across the Curriculum - Chapter Summary

By using this chapter, you will strengthen your ability to use assistive technology effectively in the classroom to the benefit of your students. You will learn how to apply this technology outside the scope of the curriculum and to use it to help students develop other skills. In addition, the strategies taught in this chapter can help you strengthen your classroom management skills. These video lessons will help you learn techniques for:

  • Addressing assistive technology needs in student IEPs
  • Using assistive technology to manage student behaviors
  • Developing strong organizational skills for students through the use of assistive technology
  • Enhancing the development of social skills with assistive technology

How It Helps

  • Offers effective strategies: Reviews ways to use assistive technology in your classroom and to establish IEP goals for students with disabilities.
  • Supports behavior management: Discover ways you can use high- and low-tech assistive technologies to manage the behavior of your students.
  • Emphasizes skills development: Learn more about applying assistive technology to help students with disabilities build more confidence, self-esteem and even become more organized.

Skills Covered

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Communicate IEP goals relating to assistive technology
  • Address student behavioral issues using various assistive technologies
  • Help students use this technology to become better organized
  • Apply techniques to use assistive technology to help students build social skills

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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