Special education or special needs education is the practice of educating students with special needs in a way that addresses their individual differences and needs. Ideally, this process involves the individually planned and systematically monitored arrangement of teaching procedures, adapted equipment and materials, accessible settings, and other interventions designed to help learners with special needs achieve a higher level of personal self-sufficiency and success in school and community than would be available if the student were only given access to a typical classroom education.

Nuapp Productions

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Nuapp Productions thrives on innovation, and believes in shaping the industry with its cutting edge solutions. As an organisation, Nuapp Productions is in tune with the times and this has been possible due to its constant and ongoing efforts in training its people to prepare for not just the present of IT but for its future. This allows Nuapp to endeavour to deliver solutions, which are better than industry standards.

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Special Education Technology, British Columbia (SET-BC)

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SET-BC works in partnership with BC School Districts and Group I and II Independent Schools in building their capacity to use technology to support the diverse needs of their K-12 students. SET-BC was established in 1989 to provide assistive technology services for students with physical disabilities. Our program has grown and evolved over the years to meet the changing needs of BC school districts.

iDevices in the Special Education Classroom

A number of built-in accessibility features, tools, and add-ons are helping to prompt Apple's iPad into the classroom. Now, the push to get textbooks accessed through this device to get rid of all those heavy books, ah, it is happening!! With a text reader and highlighter, this will really be something worth talking about. Students learn in different ways. The iPad can provide visual, audio and tactile learning; reaching many students’ learning styles. With every new operating system, the up-dates added have included various accessibility options. It just keeps getting better and better.

8th international Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology (i-CREATe 2014)

Into its 8th year, i-CREATe continues to provide a stage for technical exchanges and bring together advocates and professionals from across the countries to share ideas and best practices in the disabilities fields and exchange information on advanced technologies, equipment, techniques and materials applied in the field of Assistive & Rehabilitative Technology.

goQ Provides Literacy Software for Individuals with Writing Disabilities

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Indiana Assistive Technology - goQ is an international literacy software entity specializing in high-quality products, customer service and training. They provide products to aid individuals with disabilities in different writing applications.One such product is WordQ +SpeakQ...
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