2020 HELIX Revisited
04. Expanding Your App-ortunities
Sunday January 31, 2021 - 12:01 AM - Online
Sunday February 28, 2021 - 12:01 AM - Online
The number of apps available for iOS and Android devices continues to grow every year! This session will cover the latest and greatest apps and updates on both platforms. We will highlight some new apps, including speech-to-text apps and websites, talk about wearables, and discuss upcoming features such as automatic video captioning as well as integration with personal amplification and implantable devices. Be sure to bring your device!
Participants will be able to:
- Describe 4 features of "apps" that can be used with students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing.
- List 2 speech-to-text apps that can be used with virtual learning.
- List 2 virtual platforms that are considered "Deaf/Hard of Hearing-friendly".
Special Education Teachers; Teachers who work with students with hearing loss; Teachers who work with students who are Deaf-Blind; General Education Teachers; Supervisors/Administrators; Assistive Technology Specialists; Parents, Guardians, Family Members; Paraprofessionals
Special Education Teachers; Teachers who work with students who are blind or visually impaired; Teachers who work with students with hearing loss; Teachers who work with students who are Deaf-Blind; Teachers/other professionals who work with students who have sustained traumatic brain injury; Speech therapists; General Education Teachers; Supervisors/Administrators; Occupational Therapists and/or Physical Therapists; School Counselors and/or School Psychologists; Parents, Guardians, Family Members; Paraprofessionals
Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Annette Bauerlein, at 610-787-7211, or firstname.lastname@example.org.