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Published by Rehabilitation Resource .
Written in English


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  • People with disabilities

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ContributionsChristopher A. Smith (Editor), University of Wisconsin-Stout Office of Continuing Education (Corporate Author), University of Wisconsin-Stout School of Education and Human Services (Corporate Author)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8338303M
ISBN 100916671720
ISBN 109780916671723

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Technology can help kids and adults work around their reading challenges. Text-to-speech and audiobooks are two examples of reading technology. These assistive technology tools can be used on computers, smartphones, and other devices. For people who struggle to read text, technology can be a lifeline. An audiobook, for example, allows them to Author: The Understood Team.   Discover librarian-selected research resources on Assistive Technology in Education from the Questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines, newspapers and more. The book aims to inspire and encourage people to develop technology for people with disabilities. It tells the behind-the-scenes stories of two hackathon groups at Microsoft. The purpose of this paper is to analyze assistive technology literature for students with disabilities. The literature search rendered N=57 literature and n=17 manuscripts were identified in the.