[R-0141] S7. Family and Community

Citation: Center on Technology and Disability. (2018). Introduction to assistive technology. Video. Retrieved from https://www.ctdinstitute.org/library/2017-10-05/intro-assistive-technology-video [or enter “Center on Technology and Disability Video Introduction to Assistive Technology” in your search window].

Abstract: This 4:56-minute video provides information on the importance of the inclusion of assistive technology (AT) to support learning.

Integration: The information presented in this video fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Child Development; Child, Family and Community; and Language and Literacy Experiences.

Content Focus: Assistive Technology (AT); Child Development; Child, Family and Community; Individualized Education Program (IEP); Language and Literacy Experiences

Notes: To enrich the information presented in this video, have students readExamples of Assistive Technology for Young Childrenand place the PDF in their Resources for Parents File. Have them discuss how this guide helps parents assess the quality of their child’s educational experiences.