Published on November 16, 2015
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Physical Disabilities and Assistive Technology. Read Chapter Six of your textbook, and watch the video, How Assistive Technology Enables Dreams. Then, examine the importance of assistive technology in supporting students with physical impairments. Discuss how assistive technology can empower students and promote greater independence. Next, Identify some AT devices that can be considered with physical disabilities, and explain how you would incorporate AT into the classroom (e.g., any special considerations you would make, how you would prepare yourself and the student, which subject(s) the AT device might be best suited for, etc.).