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Assistive Technology

  • Alliance for Technology Access
    A network of community-based resource centers, developers and vendors dedicated to providing information and support services to children and adults with disabilities and increasing their use of standard, assistive and information technologies.
  • Assistive Technology Institute
    A conference on Assistive Technology provided the Orange County Dept. of Education, in conjunction with TASK and the Assistive Technology Exchange Center.
  • AT Network
    Dedicated to expanding the accessibility of tools, resources and technology that will help increase independence, improve personal productivity and enhance the quality of life for all Californians.
  • AT Network Guide to Easier Living with Technology
    A guide to using assistive technology in day to day life for greater independence, this online guide from the AT Network features lots of great examples!
  • AT Kratter and Company
    Technology for people with visual and reading disabilities.
  • AbleNet
    Practical products and creative solutions for teaching children with disabilities.
  • AlphaSmart
    A portable writing tool. Information can be easily transferred to any computer or printed directly to most printers. 
  • Axistive.com
    Assistive technology news portal.
  • Braille Institute
    Empowering Visually Impaired people to live fulfiling lives.
  • Edmark Special Needs Education Products
    Hardware and software designed to include, challenge and engage all children. 
  • Family Center on Technology and Disability
    Offers a range of information and services on the subject of assistive technology.
  • IntelliTools
    Hardware and software giving students with special needs comprehensive access to learning. Also provides professional development for a growing number of teachers, parents and specialists.
  • K5 Stars
    An online learning center that helps every child become a star learner.
  • Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
    Materials  for all people who cannot effectively read standard print because of a visual, perceptual or other physical disability.
  • Teaching Learners with Special Needs
    Resources and ideas for teachers of learners with severe, profund, intensive, significant, complex, or multiple special needs.