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Maine CITE

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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New Guidance on Education of Children with Disabilities Attending Public Virtual Schools

From the US Department of Education: The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS) today, August 11, 2016, issued guidance in the form of a Dear Colleague Letter to states to ensure students with disabilities attending public virtual schools are getting the special education and supports that they deserve and… Read more New Guidance on Education of Children with Disabilities Attending Public Virtual Schools

Insite Training – NEC

The New England Consortium for Deafblind Technical Assistance & Training (NEC) is pleased to announce… INSITE TRAINING 2016 Beginning October 27th and 28th, 2016 Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity! Space is limited to 25 people.  Register early! DATES: October 27-28, 2016; Webinar Dec 1, 2016 ; January 26-27,  2017 TIME: Thursday – Oct. 27th  (9… Read more Insite Training – NEC

A Closer Look at the New ABLE Programs

A new archived resource on the ABLE Act has been made available: A Closer Look at the New ABLE Programs With the recent launch of the Ohio, Tennessee, Nebraska, and Florida State ABLE programs, the ABLE National Resource Center (ANRC) recently held a webinar for potential ABLE participants, their families, and all other ABLE stakeholders, focused… Read more A Closer Look at the New ABLE Programs