What's New?

iBooks 2 and the digital textbook revolution:



Proloquo2Go - CTG_article_proloquo2go.pdf
Closing the Gap Magazine, April/May, 2009 Issue
(Not really "new" anymore, but revolutionary to say the least)

The SETT Process

Could it be? The SETT Process has an Online Course?
http://www2.edc.org/ncip/workshops/sett/SETT_Guide.html

Joy Zabala and the SETT Process
http://www.cast.org/about/staff/jzabala.html

Toolbelt for a Lifetime
http://speedchange.blogspot.com/2008/03/csun-2008a-toolbelt-for-lifetime.html

AIM Tech Matrix
http://www.techmatrix.org


Software

Open Source Assistive Technology Software (OATS) Repository:
http://www.oatsoft.org/Software/browse/Repository/Function

Clicker 5 Wiki
http://clicker5lifeskills.wikispaces.com/

Downloadable Clicker Grids
http://www.learninggrids.com/WelcomePage.aspx?siteId=2

Accessible Book Collection Wiki - Wiki for sharing books converted to Intellipics or Clicker format
http://accessiblebookcollection.wikispaces.com/

Symwriter Guides/Quick References:
http://www.widgit.com/support/symwriter/manual/index.htm


Kurzweil:
Good Kurzweil v. 10 Resources
http://www.sopriswest.com/language-kurzweil/step1.aspx

Compatible Kurzweil Scanner for Mac (NOT listed on the website) - had to call the rep for this one!
CanoScan LiDE 600F

Regs


LRE and Educational Placement for Students with IEPs



More Awesome AT Resources

Bill Ziegler's Homepage: Click on "The Mango" to view his iPhone as an AAC device!
Just My Type (free download for Mac) is also here!
http://homepage.mac.com/billziegler/iMovieTheater8.html

Free and Inexpensive Assistive Technology Database
http://adaptech.dawsoncollege.qc.ca/fandi_e.php

Teaching Learners with Multiple Special Needs: Blog
(Truly the most comprehensive list of resources I've seen!)
http://teachinglearnerswithmultipleneeds.blogspot.com/2008/02/visual-glossary-attachments-to-ieps-and.html

Enabling Devices has just put out a "Comparison Chart" of all their communication devices.


Learning Through Listening
http://ltl.rfbd.org/

Free Listening Tests (mp3 audio), and worksheets - SLPs should take a look!
http://www.123listening.com/

The Access Center
http://www.k8accesscenter.org/index.php

High Incidence Assistive Technology - HIAT Quick Guides
http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/hiat/tech_quick_guides/

Widgit Software
http://www.widgit.com

Excellent Tip Sheets for Educators & AT Forms:
http://www.projectparticipate.org/handouts-forms.asp


Etext/Digital Text

(* denotes free)

*Bookshare.org - Received funding from OSEP - Free memberships for all for at least until 2013
(as per Bookshare vendor presentation @ Closing the Gap conference, 2008)
http://www.bookshare.org/web/Welcome.html

*Project Gutenberg:
http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page?fb_page_id=6195089915&

Accessible Book Collection:
http://www.accessiblebookcollection.org/

Make Your Own Etext?
http://www.andreas.com/faq-etext.html

*Free Audio Stories (.mp3 fomat, also available in iTunes):
http://storynory.com/

AudibleKids:
http://kids.audible.com/adkd/site/k/homepageGuest.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=Yes


A little motivation...