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The Maine Department of Education’s Maine CITE Program helps make Assistive Technologies (AT) available to the Maine children, adults and seniors who need them.

What is Assistive Technology (AT)

Assistive Technology (AT) is any device, piece of equipment or product that makes it easier for someone with a disability to live more independently and safely, work at a job, learn in school, get about their community or pursue play and leisure.

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Amazing new app for folks with low vision

While the number of apps for folks with low vision that use Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the ubiquitous  “cloud” continues to climb, Microsoft’s latest entry, Seeing AI may be a game changer. According to Business Insider magazine, Microsoft first showed off the prototype over a year ago, but released the official version this week. Microsoft describes… Read more Amazing new app for folks with low vision

July 2017 Webinars of interest

The following list of free webinars comes from our friends at the Center for Accessible Technology. The Center will soon have a form to sign up for their free monthly newsletter…  Improvements to Kindle for PC With Accessibility from EASI July 12, 2017 at 2:00 pm Eastern Pediatric and Adult Eye Gaze Evaluations from AbleNet… Read more July 2017 Webinars of interest