Supporting Accessible Instruction

Spotlight Goals

  • Understand the requirements to provide accessible materials and assistive technology under IDEA
  • Understand how to meet those requirements as it relates to classroom materials
  • Practice creating documents and forms that are accessible to students using assistive technology
  • Build awareness of the barriers assistive technology can help students overcome
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1Build Your Understanding

Accessibility: It IS Important (27 min)
iPad® as an iReader (1 hr 18 min) (16 min)
Learning Ally (15 min)

2Practice the Concept

Creating an Accessible Syllabus (22 min)
Creating an Accessible Form (26 min)

3Reflect & Apply

Evidence of Learning Worksheet

?Reference Tools

ClassMate Reader® Training
Crick USB Switch Box
Dragon Naturally Speaking
Kurzweil 3000
Read & Write GOLD
StealthSwitch AT
Mac OS® X
Assistive Technology Training
Assistive Technology Collection Resources