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something, as a machine, devised for a particular function

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Obtaining assistive technology devices for trial use is one practice that could allay uncertainty and promote confidence among teachers about such technologies.
Commonly known as the Tech Act, the law defined two critical aspects of assistive technology: assistive technology devices and assistive technology services.
The assistive technology device chosen by the IEP team will fall somewhere along the assistant technology Continuum (Vanderheiden, 2004; Johnston, Beard, & Carpenter, 2007).
A survey was designed to identify those factors most closely associated with assistive technology device discontinuance among individuals with disabilities.
1] In addition, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act of 1997 (IDEA) reinforced the recognition that assistive technology devices can help disabled students meaningfully participate in educational opportunities.
Outcome measures should address the individual's quality of life and the impact of the assistive technology device on the individual's occupational performance (Lenker et al.
It should hence include: prevention and treatment of secondary complications; assistive technology support; and assistive technology device user training.
Peripheral assistive technology device known as a Rocker Paddle, which is a dual-switch technology that can be used by voters with disabilities to navigate and make selections using the Express Vote Accessible Voting System (AVS).
Have you received or sought training on any assistive technology device not otherwise listed?
One important consideration is the acceptability of the assistive technology device in inclusive school, work, and community settings.
101-236, an assistive technology device is any equipment used to increase, maintain, or improve the capabilities of disabled individuals.
As defined in the federal special education regulations, an assistive technology service means any service that directly assists a child with a disability in the selection, acquisition, or use of an assistive technology device.
This definition also included a second component defining assistive technology services as any service that directly assists an individual with a disability in the selection, acquisition or use of an assistive technology device.
For material that requires verbal responses, provide an assistive technology device so Joshua can pre-record his answers;
According to the law, an assistive technology device is "any item, piece of equipment, or product system, whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities" (IDEIA, 2004, Sec.
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