21st Century AT for young children – cutting edge technologies that support children’s access to learning opportunities

Conference Year: 

2017

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Other Speakers: 

The assistive technologies of today represent a diverse range of products, people and potentials never before seen in the field. This presentation will discuss a variety of timely technology trends that are shaking up the assistive technology field and creating newfound possibilities for children with any disability. Trends discussed may include: wearable technology, 3D printing, the internet of things, telepresence and robotics, and the crowdfunding and do-it-yourself movements.

Type: 

Concurrent

Room: 

Azalea A & B

Date and Time: 

05/10/2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Topic: 

Inclusive Practices

Age Group: 

Birth to 5

Target Audience: 

Practitioners
Families

DEC Recommended Practices: 

Environment

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