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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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CTD Webinars in January 2018

The following free webinars are being offered by the Center on Technology and Disability (CTD):   What you need to know: Transitioning to Higher Ed for Students with Disabilities Wednesday, January 10th 2017 – 4:00 pm ET Featuring Alice Wershing, RESNA Certified ATP Getting ready to attend college is daunting for every student and their family.… Read more CTD Webinars in January 2018

January 2018 Webinars

The following information comes from the Accessible Technology Coalition (ATC): PDF Accessibility Basics Series: Accessibility Checker from LEVELaccess Thursday, January 4, 2018 at  2:00 pm Eastern Transitioning to Higher Ed for Students with Disabilities from CTD January 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm Eastern Improvements to Accessibility in Office from EASI January 16, 2018 at 2:00… Read more January 2018 Webinars

Upcoming PEAT Talks deal with Accessibility

The following two events are being offered by the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology (PEAT): PEAT Talks: Expanding Accessibility Awareness in Higher Ed Thursday, January 18, 2018 – 2:00 pm ET Technology companies dedicated to accessibility often face the challenge of preparing designers, engineers and researchers to think and build inclusively. Similarly, academic programs in design,… Read more Upcoming PEAT Talks deal with Accessibility