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.


PEAT Webinar: Creating Accessible Tables for the Web

Implementing Accessible Workplace Tech: Creating Accessible Tables for the Web November 9, 2016, 2:00-3:00 pm ET In order to ensure that your eRecruiting materials and other website content is accessible, it’s essential that your website include properly formatted tables. Gian Wild of Accessibility Oz will provide a hands-on demonstration of coding and sequence requirements for both data… Read more PEAT Webinar: Creating Accessible Tables for the Web

Webinar: Overcoming Communication Barriers

This webinar is being offered in partnership with Disability Rights Maine (DRM): Overcoming Communication Barriers: Learn How DRM’s Telecommunications & Deaf-Blind Equipment Programs Can Help You Monday, November 7, 2016 – 2:00 to 3:15 pm In this one-hour presentation, DRM Communications Technology staff will talk about programs that provide low- or no-cost adaptive telephone and… Read more Webinar: Overcoming Communication Barriers

Next PEAT Online Dialogue

Making it Happen: Increasing Awareness of Accessible Workplace Technology October 11 – October 18, 2016 For today’s workers and job seekers with disabilities, accessible workplace technology has never been more crucial. However, numerous systemic barriers are preventing the development and adoption of accessible workplace technology. As such, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) and the Partnership on Employment… Read more Next PEAT Online Dialogue