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New Assistive Technology Internet Module – Overview of AT – Now Available

5/13/2013

The ODE-OEC, through its contract with the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI), is pleased to announce a new Assistive Technology Internet Module (ATIM), titled "Overview of AT". Found at www.atinternetmodules.org, under the tab "AT Problem Solving Across the Lifespan", this module is a comprehensive review of assistive technology (AT), beginning with the definition of AT and continuing with laws that influence AT implementation. Readers will be exposed to the AT field through descriptions of AT devices and services. This module also covers the low-mid-high tech continuum of AT as well as standards of practice, professional growth opportunities in the area of AT and AT program and self-evaluation tools