May and June Webinars…

Maine CITE is offering a great webinar on June 5th at 1:00 pm:

Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Aging

June 5, 2017
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET

Augmentative Communication deviceThis webinar will focus on discussions of commercially available and specialized communication technology, as well as non-technology Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) tools, that can support an aging population. A brief review of current issues related to communication technologies, including pros and cons of commercially available mobile technologies will be offered. A discussion of Universal Design for communication supports will be provided. Finally, a review of considerations that should be made when determining if someone can benefit from AAC support and/or if an individual should have a formal evaluation to identify the best AAC solution will be offered.


Jennifer M. Seale, Ph. D., is an Assistant Professor who teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in the Communication Sciences and Disorders department of the University of Maine – Orono.

Use this link for more information and to register for “Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Aging”

May 2017 Assistive Technology webinars around the wEB

Use the link in the title for more information and to register:

iPad Accessibility: Make It Your Own! from Tools for Learning – Georgia Tech
May 10, 2017 at 3:00 pm ET

AAC Devices, Tools and Apps for Individuals with Aphasia and Other Speech/Language Disabilities – AbilityTools
May 11th, 2017 at 1:00 pm ET

UDL and AEM: Provide Options for Physical Action – NC-AEM
May 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm ET

Universal Design for Learning & Accessibility in K-12 Education: Designing Learning to Serve All Students – NCAEM
May 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm ET

W4A and the Future of Accessible Work – PEAT Talks
May 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm ET

How to Create the Right Environment for Successful AAC Use in the Classroom – AbleNet on May 22, 2017 at 11:00 am ET

How to Improve Your (Website Access) Testing (For Beginners) – SSBARTGroup
May 23rd at 2:00 pm ET

Beginning with the Why: An Introduction to Closed Captioning – NC-AEM
May 24, 2017 at 2:00 pm ET

Apps That Support Reading and Writing for Teens and Young Adults – Pacer Center
May 24, 2017 at 7:30 pm EY (90 minutes)

The Nuts and Bolts of Captioning and Describing Online Video – SSBARTGroup
May 25th at 2:00 pm ET

Thank you

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