IT – AT Shared Knowledge on Legal Issues

Here are four resources for consideration as you try to provide technology to meet the needs of ALL students!

  1. Legal Issues Impacting Student Device Programs
  2. Providing Assistive Technology: A Legal Perspective
  3. Top 10 Technology-Related Issues in Special Education
  4. Purchasing Accessible Instructional Materials- Quick Reference Guide

Take aways- Curriculum coordinators, instructional materials purchasers, IT, and assistive technology teams MUST collaborate.  It’s a matter of preventing legal/compliance issues;  being fiscally responsible; addressing civil rights (accessible materials) and working smarter!