What is Assistive Technology?

  • Assistive technology is any item, piece of equipment, or product system whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities. (Section 602 (a) of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act). 
     
     
    Chris
    Chris Kuehl
    Specialist of Physical & Health Disabilities and Regional Specialist of Traumatic Brain Injury
    507-822-1025; chris.kuehl@swsc.org
     

AT Overview Part 1

AT Overview Part 2

Understanding Accessible Materials

Understanding Accessible Materials - Handouts