WS31 - Note-Worthy Accommodations

Session Information
Session ID: 
WS31
Date & Time: 
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
Location: 
Camp
Session Description
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Abstract: 

Taking notes when you have a disability is challenging. Difficulties range from writing, keeping up, maintaining focus and accessing the information at a later date. From a professional perspective, there are tons of tools available to assist with note-taking, how do you know you’re recommending the best one? This presentation will discuss barriers to note taking and common features of note taking accommodations. Then popular tools will be demonstrated, accompanied with a discussion on employing the accommodations with note taking strategies and suggestions for training. This will cater to considerations for motor impairments and learning disabilities.

Presenter(s)

Meghan Donahue

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