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Creative, comprehensive use of technology and the Internet by students and teachers as the very best resource ever is the focus for the Technology Lab that will be available Wednesday through Friday at the LDA Conference.   
 
Creative, comprehensive use of technology and the Internet by students and teachers as the very best resource ever is the focus for the Technology Lab that will be available Wednesday through Friday at the LDA Conference.   
  
The LDA|AMAC AT Solutions Lab and generously brought to you by:
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The LDA | AMAC AT Solutions Lab and generously brought to you by:
  
 
* AMAC http://www.amacusg.org/  
 
* AMAC http://www.amacusg.org/  
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* California Foundation for Independent Living's AT Network http://www.atnet.org/
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* California Foundation for Independent Living's Ability Tools http://www.abilitytools.org/
 
* California Foundation for Independent Living http://cfilc.org/
 
* California Foundation for Independent Living http://cfilc.org/
  
 
==='''Presentations'''===
 
==='''Presentations'''===
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'''Wednesday, February 19th'''
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*[[Media:Learning_Disabilities_&_Assistive_Technology_Solutions_An_Overview.pdf ‎| Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview - Phillips & Rust]]
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*[[Media:W16 Introducing the AT Solutions Lab A Resource for Your Success.pdf ‎| W16 Introducing the AT Solutions Lab: A Resource for Your Success  - Kelley, Phillips & Rust]]
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*AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Children and adolescents -Harniss & Kelley
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*[[Media:Tea_&_Talk_Our_Favorite_Apps_for_Writing.pdf | Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps for Writing -Phillips & Murphy]]
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'''Thursday, February 20th'''
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* [[Media: Ergonomic Tips  Tricks - Position for Success for Students with Learning Disabilities.pdf | Ergonomic Tips & Tricks: Position for Success for Students with Learning Disabilities -Kelley & Phillips]]
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*AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Adults    -Harniss & Kelley
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*[[Media:LDA Back to Basic training 2014.pdf | T27 Understanding Apps/Tablets Accessibility: Back to the Basics -Rust & Phillips]]
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*[[Media:Tea & Talk Our Favorite Apps - Reading.pdf | Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps for Reading -Phillips & Murphy]]
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* [[Media:App Share & Swap - What are Your Favorites.pdf | App Share & Swap: What are Your Favorites? -Phillips]]
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'''Friday, February 21st'''
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*[[Media:Learning_Disabilities_&_Assistive_Technology_Solutions_An_Overview.pdf ‎| Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview - Phillips & Rust]]
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*Accessibility Tips & Tricks: Creating LD-Friendly Media
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*Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps for Living -Rust, Murphy & de Jongh
  
 
==='''AT in the Solutions Lab'''===
 
==='''AT in the Solutions Lab'''===
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'''Wednesday, February 19th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM'''
 
'''Wednesday, February 19th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM'''
 
*(Welcome reception / Continental Breakfast 9:00 AM)
 
*(Welcome reception / Continental Breakfast 9:00 AM)
*9:30 AM—10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
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*9:30 AM—10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
 
*10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP & Martha)
 
*10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP & Martha)
 
*11:00 PM - 11:30 AM Open Lab Demo Time (Mark & Sam)
 
*11:00 PM - 11:30 AM Open Lab Demo Time (Mark & Sam)
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*12:15 PM - 12:30 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*12:15 PM - 12:30 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*12:30 PM - 1:00 PM  Open Lab Demo Time (CP, Mark & Sam)
 
*12:30 PM - 1:00 PM  Open Lab Demo Time (CP, Mark & Sam)
*1:00 PM—1:45 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
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*1:00 PM—1:45 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
 
*1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Children and adolescents (Mark & Maria)
 
*1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Children and adolescents (Mark & Maria)
 
*2:45 PM - 3:00 PM  Open Lab Demo Time (Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
 
*2:45 PM - 3:00 PM  Open Lab Demo Time (Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
*3:00 PM—3:30 PM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
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*3:00 PM—3:30 PM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
 
*3:30 PM - 4:30 PM  Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps – Writing (CP & Sam)
 
*3:30 PM - 4:30 PM  Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps – Writing (CP & Sam)
 
*4:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*4:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
*5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
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*5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP,  MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
 
   
 
   
 
'''Thursday, February 20th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM'''
 
'''Thursday, February 20th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM'''
*9:30 AM—10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
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*9:30 AM—10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
 
*10:15 AM - 11:15 AM  Ergonomic Tips & Tricks: Position for Success for Students with Learning Disabilities (Maria & CP)
 
*10:15 AM - 11:15 AM  Ergonomic Tips & Tricks: Position for Success for Students with Learning Disabilities (Maria & CP)
*11:15 PM - 11:30 AM  Open Lab Demo Time (Gaby & CP)
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*11:15 PM - 11:30 AM  Open Lab Demo Time (Gaby & CP, MR)
 
*11:30 AM - 12:00 PM  AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Adults    (Mark & Maria)
 
*11:30 AM - 12:00 PM  AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Adults    (Mark & Maria)
 
*12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*12:00 PM - 12:30 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
*12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Dedicated & Demo (CP & WATAP!)
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*12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Dedicated & Demo (CP, MR,& WATAP!)
 
*1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Dedicated & Demo (Mark)
 
*1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Dedicated & Demo (Mark)
 
*1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AMAC SESSION - T27 Understanding Apps/Tablets Accessibility: Back to the Basics (Phillips & Rust)
 
*1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AMAC SESSION - T27 Understanding Apps/Tablets Accessibility: Back to the Basics (Phillips & Rust)
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*4:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*4:30 PM - 5:00 PM  Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
 
*5:00 PM - 5:30 PM App Share & Swap: What are Your Favorites? (CP will facilitate)
 
*5:00 PM - 5:30 PM App Share & Swap: What are Your Favorites? (CP will facilitate)
*4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP & WATAP!)
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*4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP MR & WATAP!)
  
 
'''Friday, February 21st 9:30 AM—3:00 PM'''
 
'''Friday, February 21st 9:30 AM—3:00 PM'''
*9:00 AM - 10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP & WATAP!)
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*9:00 AM - 10:15 AM  Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP MR & WATAP!)
 
*9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP)
 
*9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP)
*10:15 PM - 12:00 AM  Dedicated & Demo Time (CP, Mark, Sam, and Gaby)
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*10:15 PM - 12:00 AM  Dedicated & Demo Time (CP, MR, Mark, Sam, and Gaby)
 
*11:00 AM - 12:00 AM  Accessibility Tips & Tricks: Creating LD-Friendly Media (Martha)
 
*11:00 AM - 12:00 AM  Accessibility Tips & Tricks: Creating LD-Friendly Media (Martha)
 
*12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  Dedicated & Demo Time (Sam, and Gaby)
 
*12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  Dedicated & Demo Time (Sam, and Gaby)
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==='''AT Solutions Lab Layout'''===
 
==='''AT Solutions Lab Layout'''===
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*[[Media:AT_Solutions_Lab.pdf ‎| LDA AT Solutions Lab]]
 
*[[Media:LDA_AT_Solutions_Lab_configuration.pdf ‎| DRAFT Basic LDA AT Solutions Lab Configuration]]
 
*[[Media:LDA_AT_Solutions_Lab_configuration.pdf ‎| DRAFT Basic LDA AT Solutions Lab Configuration]]
  
 
==='''AT Solutions Lab Equipment List'''===
 
==='''AT Solutions Lab Equipment List'''===
'''Handheld Readers/ Tablets/ eReaders'''
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'''Handheld Readers / Tablets / eReaders'''
*WATAP
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'''WATAP'''
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*6 – iPod Touch (third and fourth generations)
 
*6 – iPod Touch (third and fourth generations)
 
*4 – iPads (first, second, third generations, minis)
 
*4 – iPads (first, second, third generations, minis)
 
*Any reading, writing, magnification apps that you are using
 
*Any reading, writing, magnification apps that you are using
3 – Asus Android tables (version 4.0.3 – Ice Cream Sandwich)
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*3 – Asus Android tablets (version 4.0.3 – Ice Cream Sandwich)
 
*Any  LD apps you are using
 
*Any  LD apps you are using
Surface Pro
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*Surface Pro
Kindle DX, Kindle keyboard WiFi, Kindle HDX
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*Kindle DX, Kindle keyboard WiFi, Kindle HDX
TFL
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4- iPads/iPads mini
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'''TFL'''
3- Android Tablets (Google Nexus and Samsung)
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Surface RT
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*4 - iPads/iPads mini
Kindle HD
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*3 - Android Tablets (Google Nexus and Samsung)
Nook HD
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*Surface RT
Mini wireless keyboard
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*Kindle HD
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*Nook HD
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*Mini wireless keyboard
  
 
'''Laptops'''
 
'''Laptops'''
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'''WATAP'''
 
'''WATAP'''
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*5 – Lenovo ThinkPads (Model T500 & W530)
 
*5 – Lenovo ThinkPads (Model T500 & W530)
 
*Writing support software: Dragon, Inspiration, Ginger
 
*Writing support software: Dragon, Inspiration, Ginger
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'''TFL'''
 
'''TFL'''
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*2- Laptops that Carolyn and I use for work. Both have software installed (Ginger, Dragon, Premier, ClaroRead Suite, Text-help, demo of Jaws, demo of Magic, Learning Ally)
 
*2- Laptops that Carolyn and I use for work. Both have software installed (Ginger, Dragon, Premier, ClaroRead Suite, Text-help, demo of Jaws, demo of Magic, Learning Ally)
 
*1  - Chromebook
 
*1  - Chromebook
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*Windows laptop with demo software
 
*Windows laptop with demo software
  
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'''Writing /Reading Aids'''
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'''WATAP'''
  
'''Writing /Reading Aids'''
 
*WATAP
 
 
*AlphaSmart Dana/Neo
 
*AlphaSmart Dana/Neo
 
*The Writer Plus
 
*The Writer Plus
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*Magnifiers-3 mini with lights and one on stand
 
*Magnifiers-3 mini with lights and one on stand
  
'''Cali'''
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'''CALI'''
 
*Franklin Language Master
 
*Franklin Language Master
 
*Attainment Co. Time Cue
 
*Attainment Co. Time Cue
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*Mounts
 
*Mounts
 
*Ergonomics?
 
*Ergonomics?
 
  
 
'''TFL'''
 
'''TFL'''

Latest revision as of 11:43, 3 May 2018

AT Solutions Lab Partners

Creative, comprehensive use of technology and the Internet by students and teachers as the very best resource ever is the focus for the Technology Lab that will be available Wednesday through Friday at the LDA Conference.

The LDA | AMAC AT Solutions Lab and generously brought to you by:

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Presentations

Wednesday, February 19th

Thursday, February 20th

Friday, February 21st

AT in the Solutions Lab

Schedule

Set up: Tuesday, February 18th 4:00 PM—8:00 PM (CP, Martha & WATAP!)- I don't anticipate this taking 4 hours.)

Wednesday, February 19th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM

  • (Welcome reception / Continental Breakfast 9:00 AM)
  • 9:30 AM—10:15 AM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
  • 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP & Martha)
  • 11:00 PM - 11:30 AM Open Lab Demo Time (Mark & Sam)
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM W16 Introducing the AT Solutions Lab: A Resource for Your Success (Kelley, Phillips & Rust)
  • 12:15 PM - 12:30 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
  • 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP, Mark & Sam)
  • 1:00 PM—1:45 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)
  • 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Children and adolescents (Mark & Maria)
  • 2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
  • 3:00 PM—3:30 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps – Writing (CP & Sam)
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP, MR, Rosemarie, WATAP!)

Thursday, February 20th 9:30 AM—6:00 PM

  • 9:30 AM—10:15 AM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, MR, Mark, Maria, and Gaby)
  • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Ergonomic Tips & Tricks: Position for Success for Students with Learning Disabilities (Maria & CP)
  • 11:15 PM - 11:30 AM Open Lab Demo Time (Gaby & CP, MR)
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM AT Supports for Reading & Writing across the Lifespan: Adults (Mark & Maria)
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
  • 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Dedicated & Demo (CP, MR,& WATAP!)
  • 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM Dedicated & Demo (Mark)
  • 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AMAC SESSION - T27 Understanding Apps/Tablets Accessibility: Back to the Basics (Phillips & Rust)
  • 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP & WATAP!)
  • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps - Reading (CP & Sam)
  • 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (CP will facilitate)
  • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM App Share & Swap: What are Your Favorites? (CP will facilitate)
  • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP MR & WATAP!)

Friday, February 21st 9:30 AM—3:00 PM

  • 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP MR & WATAP!)
  • 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Learning Disabilities & AT Solutions: An Overview (CP)
  • 10:15 PM - 12:00 AM Dedicated & Demo Time (CP, MR, Mark, Sam, and Gaby)
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM Accessibility Tips & Tricks: Creating LD-Friendly Media (Martha)
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Dedicated & Demo Time (Sam, and Gaby)
  • 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Tech Talk: Vendor (Martha will facilitate)
  • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Dedicated exhibiting hours (CP, Martha & WATAP!)
  • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Tea & Talk: Our Favorite Apps for Living (Martha, Sam, and Gaby)
  • 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Open Lab Demo Time (CP, Martha & WATAP!)

Take down: Friday, February 21st 3:00 PM—6:00 PM (Whole Team - I don't anticipate this taking 3 hours.)

AT Solutions Lab Layout

AT Solutions Lab Equipment List

Handheld Readers / Tablets / eReaders

WATAP

  • 6 – iPod Touch (third and fourth generations)
  • 4 – iPads (first, second, third generations, minis)
  • Any reading, writing, magnification apps that you are using
  • 3 – Asus Android tablets (version 4.0.3 – Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • Any LD apps you are using
  • Surface Pro
  • Kindle DX, Kindle keyboard WiFi, Kindle HDX

TFL

  • 4 - iPads/iPads mini
  • 3 - Android Tablets (Google Nexus and Samsung)
  • Surface RT
  • Kindle HD
  • Nook HD
  • Mini wireless keyboard

Laptops

WATAP

  • 5 – Lenovo ThinkPads (Model T500 & W530)
  • Writing support software: Dragon, Inspiration, Ginger
  • Literacy support – floating toolbar: WordQ, ClaroRead, Read&Write GOLD
  • Literacy support – all in one: SOLO, Kurzweil 3000, WYNN Wizard
  • 2 – Lenovo ThinkPads (Model W701)
  • Screen reading software: JAWS, WindowEyes
  • Scanning & screen reading: OpenBook with PEARL camera, ReadIt software with document camera
  • Magnification/screen reading software: ZoomText, MAGic
  • 3 – MacBooks
  • Writing support software: Dragon Dictate, Inspiration
  • Literacy support – floating toolbar: WordQ, ClaroRead, Read&Write GOLD
  • Literacy support – all in one: SOLO, Kurzweil 3000
  • ChromeBook – we don’t have anything installed on it but I can put the Read&Write GOLD web toolbar on it ***Please add the Toolbar

TFL

  • 2- Laptops that Carolyn and I use for work. Both have software installed (Ginger, Dragon, Premier, ClaroRead Suite, Text-help, demo of Jaws, demo of Magic, Learning Ally)
  • 1 - Chromebook

CALI

  • Windows laptop with demo software

Writing /Reading Aids WATAP

  • AlphaSmart Dana/Neo
  • The Writer Plus
  • Eye-Pal Reader
  • Franklin Talking Dictionary
  • Quicktionary Reading Pen
  • Wizcom SuperPen Scanner
  • Optelec ClearReader +
  • 2 – Intel Reader, one capture station
  • 2 – KNFB Reader
  • 2 – LiveScribe Pens, notebooks
  • We have a variety of hand held electronic magnifiers

TFL

  • Several writing pens/pencils
  • Wizzcom Reading pen
  • Franklin AnyBook Anywhere
  • Franklin Talking Dictionary
  • Magnifiers-3 mini with lights and one on stand

CALI

  • Franklin Language Master
  • Attainment Co. Time Cue
  • Victor Reader Stream
  • LiveScribe Pen

Other

WATAP

  • Mounts
  • Ergonomics?

TFL

  • Talking Calculator
  • Talking Thermometer
  • Talking Pill and Alarm Reminder
  • VGO
  • Pocket Talker
  • Wireless BOSE headphones
  • Tennis ball pencil
  • Fitbit (Carolyn and Martha’s personal ones)
  • iGuy
  • Big Grips tablet holder
  • wireless keyboard
  • FreeStyle 2 Keyboard

CALI

  • 3 monitors