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Presenters:
Presenters:
Carolyn Phillips, Tools for Life Director & Martha Rust, Assistive Technology specialist, Tools for Life I AMAC Accessibility at Georgia Tech
Carolyn Phillips, Tools for Life Director & Martha Rust, Assistive Technology specialist, Tools for Life I AMAC Accessibility at Georgia Tech
*[[Media: Smoother Transitions through Assistive Technology PDF Presentation]]
*[[Media: Smoother Transitions through Assistive Technology PDF Presentation]]
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Revision as of 08:57, 29 October 2015

Assistive Technology Conference - LDA of Washington State

  • What: A customized Assistive Technology Conference designed to educate and demonstrate technology solutions to increase success in educational and workplace environments.
  • When: Saturday, November 7th from 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Where: Hamlin-Robinson School
  • Who: This event that is open to LDA members and non-members in Washington State (predominately in Seattle/Eastside areas). The Conference is focused on parents, teachers, adults, and children so they can become exposed to the technology solutions they may need for middle school, high school, and postsecondary/work.
    • CEUs will be provided

Agenda

  • The tentative working Agenda:
    • 8:30 am Registration
    • 9:00 am Opening/Introductions
    • 9:15 - 10:45 am Panelist Presentations and demonstrations of some of the technology (Georgia Tech, UW and Dr. Dupuy) (about 15-20 minutes each with Q & A after)
    • 10:45 - 11:00 am Break
    • 11:00 - 12:50 pm Hands-on experiential learning with demonstrations in the “lab”
    • 12:50 - 1:00 pm Wrap-up

AT Resources

  1. Building Bridges for Smoother Transitions through Assistive Technology

Presenters: Carolyn Phillips, Tools for Life Director & Martha Rust, Assistive Technology specialist, Tools for Life I AMAC Accessibility at Georgia Tech