FREE webinar! Apps Across the Curriculum-Supporting Diverse Learners with Google & iOS!

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Join us for a FREE webinar co-hosted with AbleNet! Thursday, 12/8, 4:00 pm ET: iPad and Chromebook http://bit.ly/AppsATAbleNet
After first issuing 1:1 iPads, Chromebooks and laptops, many schools are now implementing BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs that provide more choice for educators and learners. Some are Going Google with Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education (GAFE). How do you support diverse learners on all devices, using free and low-cost Apps & AT solutions? Join us for this session focusing on ensuring success for all learners using the tools, features and apps available in Apple’s App Store and Google’s Chrome Web Store. These free and low cost AT solutions support personalizing education for students, as well as engaging and including all students in a UDL environment. Register or Learn More: http://bit.ly/AppsATAbleNet

New England AT Conference, 11/17&11/18, Rhode Island, Join US!

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See Hear DoTwo Informative & Engaging Days of Assistive Technology workshops from the best experts in the field!Join us for our Hands-on Pre-Conference workshop on the 17th: Apps & AT to Support Literacy, Language Development & AAC! Literacy & Reading strategies and technologies for AAC users! Also, our regular sessions on Friday including: Supporting Students with Dyslexia- AT, Accommodations and Literacy Instruction.  (Bristol B). Also check out the ABC’s and XYZ’s of Assistive technology for Aging (Naragansett). Come learn hands-on through activities and group discussions; leave with a toolkit of technologies, learning materials and effective methods of instruction & implementation; and new networking friends and professionals to continue your learning year-round!

Register Today! We look forward to seeing you there!

Join us in Augusta, Maine! ACTEM Conference! 10/13 & 10/14/16

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chrome-and-iosDiana, Stacy and Kelsey from ATforED are presenting & attending @ACTEM in Augusta, Maine! If you are here, Join us Friday for our two half-day sessions! Excited! #ACTEM16, 10/14, Apps & AT Across the Curriculum -iOS & Google-Support for Diverse learners on all devices (UDL) & Dyslexia: AT, Apps & Literacy Support! Bring your technology and explore hands-on with demos and activities! http://bit.ly/ACTEM_16

CMTC 2016, Join Us! 11/28-12/1, Manchester, NH! AT & Ed Tech! So much to Learn/ Engage/ Interact!

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Join the consultants from ATforED.com at the CMTC Conference for awesome AT and Ed Tech sessions! The Christa McAulliffe Tech conference 2016, 11/28-12/1 in Manchester, NH! We have so much to share, teach & learn!
Mon. PreCons! 11/28: PreC09-SD: Apps Across the Curriculum: Support Diverse Learners with Google & iOS, 8am-3pm
PreC11-F: Chrome as AT-Supporting learners with UDL & Chrome Tools, Going Google! 6pm-9pm
BYOD sessions!
11/29 BDTu02-H: Google & iOS to support diverse learners! (Chromebooks, iPads, Laptops, tablets, etc). 12pm-1pm
11/30 BDWe01-H: CreATe an AT Team & Plan in your school! 9:30 am-11:30 am
11/30 BDWe04-H: Support Diversity using UDL & Chrome Tools! 6:30-8:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions!
11/29, T-1-04: Implementing an AT model in your school! 10:30 am
12/1 , Th2-04: CreATe an AT Team & Plan in your school! 11:30 am
SO many opportunities to join us, we hope to see you there! http://bit.ly/CMTC_ATforED
Register today! All sessions listed under the Program tab: http://www.nhcmtc.org/cms/attend    cmtc-reach

Creating A Bridge To Learning For ALL: Accessing Curriculum & Content With UDL & Assistive Technology, 1/24-1/27 Orlando!

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digital materials all AT AEMCreating A Bridge To Learning For ALL: Accessing Curriculum & Content With Universal Design For Learning And Assistive Technology!

 Looking forward to presenting/ facilitating this engaging, hands-on workshop at FETC in Orlando in January, with Luis Perez, @eyeonaxs,  as part of the Special Education track! Hope to see you at the Future of Education Technology Conference this winter for professional development and networking! Save the date! 1/24-1/27/17  http://bit.ly/FETC16_PandP

All-AT-devices-tablets-phonesAlso Check out our second session: Touch as a Way of Seeing! REDUCE barriers, UDL, AT, ALL learners-including blind and low vision!

More Fall PD in November! ATCNE AT Conference in Rhode Island, Join Us!11/17 &11/18

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Two Amazing, Informative & Engaging Days of Assistive Technology workshops from the best experts in the field! Check out all of the awesome sessions planned and register/ plan your schedule today! Join us for our hands-on Pre-Conference workshop on the 17th: Apps & AT to Support Literacy, Language Development & AAC! Also, our regular sessions on Friday including: Supporting Students with Dyslexia- AT, Accommodations and Literacy Instruction. Come learn hands-on through activities and group discussions; leave with a toolkit of technologies, learning materials and effective methods of instruction & implementation; and new networking friends and professionals to continue your learning year-round!

Register Today! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Closing the Gap Pre-Conference & Regular Sessions, Join Us! 10/17-10/21/16 Plan your Fall PD! MN

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Join the consultants from AT for Education at the annual Closing the Gap Assistive Technology Conference! We will be presenting several Pre-Conference and regular sessions throughout the week! At Closing the Gap you will learn from leaders in the AT industry, AT experts and practitioners, educators, family members and others! The Exhibit Hall is a great place to check out innovative and latest technologies hands-on!

Search the pre-conference and regular sessions for Diana Petschauer, Stacy Driscoll & Kelsey Hall from AT for ED, as well as our other AT colleagues and consultants who will be co-presenting with us, including Luis Perez and Mark Coppin! Read the descriptions and information about each interactive and engaging session, and register to attend today and build your toolbox of technologies to support your learners!

** Pre-Conference Session: Personalizing Learning for All with Emerging Technologies  10/17/16

Regular Sessions:

The technologies, tools and instructional methods discussed in these sessions provide access and engagement for ALL learners. We encourage regular educators, special educators, related therapists and others who work with diverse learners to join us for these interactive and informative workshops! We are excited to share with all of you and are enthusiastic about facilitating our workshops as a model of UDL practice, so as to engage you and accommodate your learning preferences as a group!

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CAST UDL Symposium, August Professional Development! Join us at our sessions!

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UDL on all devices and platforms

Join us at CAST’s second annual UDL Symposium. Together we’ll explore the latest research and UDL strategies for motivating and engaging learners. The Symposium brings together curriculum designers, technology leaders, researchers, educators, administrators and advocacy groups.

Presenters include experts in UDL practice, research, instructional design, and learning analytics. Attendees will be active participants, constructing and sharing strategies and experiences.

Join us at Our sessions:

Across the Curriculum, Engaging and Including Diverse Learners on All Devices, UDL: http://bit.ly/CASTUDL

Free & Low Cost AT Options for providing AEM (Accessible Educational Materials): http://bit.ly/CASTAEM

Check out the phenomenal sessions by other experts as well and register today!

Symposium Location

Harvard Law School Campus, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Dates

August 8-10, 2016

Time

Day 1: 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Day 2: 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., with a reception from 3:30 – 5:oo p.m.
Day 3: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

REGISTER

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Hope to See You at the RESNA & RESNA Catalyst Conferences in July!

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More Information on the RESNA/ NCART Assistive Technology Conference is here:  Click for RESNAConfAT

More Information on the RESNA Catalyst Conference is here: Click for Conference Info

Hope to see you there!

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