CTD Webinars – March and April

The following free webinars come from the Center on Technology and Disability:

AT and the IEP

computer keyboardFeaturing Lisa Lightner
Thursday, March 29th, 2018- 1:00 pm EST

Are you a parent or family member of a child with an IEP? Do you work with students with disabilities and their families? This family-oriented webinar will provide valuable ideas on how to advocate for assistive technology devices and services designed to help students be successful at school.

Creative Technology for Inclusion and Engagement

Featuring John O’Sullivan
Thursday, April 12th, 2018 – 4:00 pm EDT

In this webinar, AT expert John O’Sullivan will explore creative technology tools to help struggling learners better access art and music curricula and engage in active learning. If you are looking for something new and different, this presentation is for you.

Assistive Technology Trends

Featuring Kirk Behnke
Thursday, April 19th, 2018 – 4:00 pm EDT

Stephen Hawking said “the future is indefinite and exists only as a spectrum of possibilities.”  What are those possibilities, you ask?  For children and youth with disabilities, possibilities are emerging rapidly from readily available technology tools that are priced for a broad consumer market. In this tech-forward webinar, AT expert Kirk Behnke will discuss current and future technology trends, including computer wearables, digital assistants (smart speakers) and the fascinating worlds of virtual and augmented reality.

Use this link for more information and to register for these events…