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Boosting Student Success: Integrating Assistive Technology Across the Educational Life Span

Webinar

Date
Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Time
3:30PM – 4:30PM ET

Facilitator
Lindsay Jones, CEO, CAST 

Featured Speaker
Glenna Wright-Gallo, Assistant Secretary, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education 

Key messages will be provided by Valerie Williams, Director, Office of Special Education Programs, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education and Roberto Rodr√≠guez, Assistant Secretary, Office of Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Development, U.S. Department of Education.

Panelists
Anita Vermeer, Education Specialist, Office of Special Education, U.S. Department of Education

Zac Chase, Digital Equity Impact Fellow, Office of Education Technology, U.S. Department of Education 

Description

This leadership panel will highlight the assistive technology (AT) guidance released by the U.S. Department of Education in January 2024. The guidance package focuses on promoting and ensuring greater access to assistive technology (AT) for students with disabilities. Assistant Secretary Wright-Gallo will present the core tenets of the guidance. Leaders from the Office of Special Education Programs and the Office of Education Technology will participate in the discussion, highlighting resources for students with disabilities and the practitioners, teachers, parents, and caregivers who educate and support them.

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