Topic: Assistive Technologies in Web 2.0

What is this?

The goal at Banks Stephens Middle School is to assure that all of our students have equal access to the technologies that can enrich their educational processes. With the cooperation of MERC the classroom teachers are modifying lessons, software, and hardware to reach children at all levels of development.
Assistive technology is defined here for you.

How can it be used in the classroom?

As a part of the AT Model Classroom project, we are accomodating a large variety of exceptionalities in a regular education setting. Some of the challenges we have been working with are autism, apraxia, and specific learning disbilities.
Click here to learn a little more about apraxia.
Click here to learn a little more about autism.
Want a basic overview of Assistive Technology (AT)?

Some examples of how it is used in the classroom

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