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05/03/2023, AT Chatter: Technology and MTSS

Date: 05/03/2023 Time: 12:00-1:00 Location: internet Type: Webinar

Description

Description

Are you struggling to connect the dots between education frameworks, such as Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and Multi-tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) and your role in embedding technology? How can technology support students with disabilities along a continuum of tiered intervention? Join educators throughout Washington state and nationally to discuss how technology can be woven through these frameworks to support inclusive learning. Participants will gain resources and ideas to share within their districts to help build an understanding of how inclusive technology and assistive technology are integrated into MTSS.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Compare and contrast how technology supports students as part of UDL, MTSS, and Inclusive Practices in education.
  2. Discuss how technology can support a student with disabilities as a universal support in general education and as a special education service.
  3. Identify at least one resource from this session that increased your knowledge about how technology can be embedded as an inclusionary practice within your district. 

Presenters

Kristin Leslie, ATP, MAT, OTR/L

Kristin Leslie is an occupational therapist and an assistive technology professional who is currently in the role of director at the Special Education Technology Center (SETC).  She has worked in special education in Washington state public schools for 23 years. Her leadership role at SETC includes providing guidance to administrators, families, and school teams on assistive technology tools and best practices to remove barriers to student learning.

Rose Racicot, MS, OTR/L

Rose is an OT and Assistive Technology Specialist in Bellevue School District and at the Special Education Technology Center at CWU with 34 years of experience. Her passion is to help school districts and educators implement Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles to create inclusive classrooms for all students to succeed. Rose facilitates learning experiences on UDL, literacy support software, educational iPad apps, and accessibility features across platforms at the local, state, and national level both in-person and through remote learning.

Contact

Email Sue Wright at the SETC office

The new clock hours link for the winter-spring webinar series has also been posted on the professional development page. One entry is all that is needed for the clock-hour portion of this training.