Guam System for Assistive Technology Annual Conference - 2021
Building Bridges for Smoother Transitions through Assistive Technology
27th Annual Guam System for Assistive Technology (GSAT) Conference Keynote
Saturday, March 27, 2021
Presenters: Carolyn Phillips, M.Ed, CPACC | Tools for Life | Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation
Beginning a path that leads to college or preparing for the workforce can be an overwhelming experience. This keynote session will explore the collective role each of us plays in promoting student success further through transition planning and the powerful role of assistive technology in this process. We will examine outcomes that can occur when universal learning design, accessibility and appropriate assistive technology solutions are integrated into the lives of individuals with disabilities.
During this session, participants will learn about some of the strategies and solutions being used to assist students with disabilities prepare for life beyond high school and assist with smooth transitions into the workplace and community. We will discuss technological trends and share examples of assistive technology, accessibility, and specifics about software, hardware, and apps.
Resources for You!
- Visit the Tools for Life website to learn more about Georgia's assistive technology services.
Phillips, C. (2021). Building Bridges for Smoother Transitions through Assistive Technology. Virtual Presentation, 2021.