HELIX Conference

Teaching JAWS with an Instructional Progression: Moving Students from Novice to Advanced Users

  • September 16th, 2017
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Presented by: Doug Williams, Jennifer Edgar, and Lynn Fox, Ed.D.

This session will provide an overview of the screen reading software, JAWS, with a focus on all the basic features and compatibility options to connect with MAGic, OCR, braille input and output, as well as keyboard shortcuts. Participants will have a hands-on experience to learn the settings and features of JAWS for document development, internet searches, and advanced PDF forms.

Audience: Special Education Teachers, Teachers who work with students who are blind or visually impaired, Teachers/other professionals who work with students who have sustained traumatic brain injury, Supervisors/Administrators, Assistive Technology Specialists, and Parents

Credits Offered: Act 48, ACVREP, Psych

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