TFL Presentation: Dekalb County

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Moving from Information to Action: Considering Assistive Technology

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

DeKalb County Schools


Carolyn Phillips, Director of Tools for Life Martha Rust, AT Specialist Sam Peters, Training Support Specialist

Tools for Life, Georgia's Assistive Technology Act Program | AMAC Accessibility Solutions | Georgia Tech

Welcome to the assistive technology revolution! The world around us is evolving at an astounding rate. Assistive Technology developments have been foundational in this evolution and a catalyst for producing positive life-changing results for individuals with disabilities. This session will take a closer look at AMAC Accessibility Solutions, Tools for Life - Georgia's AT Act Program, moving from evaluation into action plan, understanding assistive technology, using "low/light tech" to inform "mid/high tech solutions", technological trends to watch while considering where we've been, where we are, and perhaps, where we are going.