[R-0086] S2. Instructional Strategies

Citation: Center on Technology and Disability (CTD). (2017). Website. Retrieved from http://www.ctdinstitute.org/ or enter “Center on Technology and Disability” in your search window.

Abstract: Assistive and instructional technology (AT/IT) allows children across the ability spectrum to participate fully at home, in school and in the community. The Center on Technology and Disability provides a wealth of free resources related to the use of AT/IT including personal and professional development (PPD) webinars, articles, guides and training materials. Type “early childhood” into their search window for information specific to that topic.

Integration: The information presented on this website fits well with content presented in the early childhood courses Exploration Activities, Introduction to Early Childhood and Social-Emotional Development.

Content Focus: Assistive Technology; Disability; Instructional Technology; Mobile Media Devices; Robotics; Technology Solutions

Notes: Have students review some of the resources they find when typing “early childhood” into the search window of this website. After they have chosen one they find especially informative, have them present it to the class, describing how they would use the information as a teacher in an inclusive early childhood program.