Regional Assistive Technology Consortium (*Training is yearlong and ongoing)

Title: Regional Assistive Technology Consortium (*Training is yearlong and ongoing)

Date(s): October 4, 2019; December 6, 2019; and February 7, 2020

Time(s): 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Location: SCGLRS: Woodard Classroom

Registration via Okefenokee RESA at: www.okresa.org

Registration Deadline: September 27, 2019

 

Course Description:  This training is for Regular and Special Education Teachers, Service Providers, and Speech Language Pathologists who work with students with disabilities requiring assistance and support with the use of assistive technology and adaptive technical resources.  Participants from counties in the South Georgia region will explore the latest research-based resources, practices and procedures in implementing assistive technology in the classroom.

Class Notes:  ***Districts are encouraged to send an AT Team***
This year’s focus will be on high-incidence disabilities. The facilitators will assist members to build district AT teams. This will include exploring the AT Consideration Process, the Quality Indicators for AT (QIAT), and developing district goals for improving AT knowledge and usage.