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2/14/2022, Literacy Supports from Don Johnston and Texthelp

Date: 2/14/2022 Time: 12:00-1:00 Location: internet Type: Webinar

Description

The rumors are true!  Texthelp and Don Johnston have merged to become the world’s largest AT company.

SETC has invited Nora Trentacoste and Dave Butler to share ways to offer choice for all learners with a range of literacy supports. Join us to find out how Snap and Read, Co-Writer, and Read&Write enhance access and expression for students.  We’ll explore some model lessons as well as quick tool overviews.  

 This session will provide an opportunity for both discussion and questions, so be ready with your questions!

Learning Objectives: You’ll learn more about how to support all of your students so they can personalize their learning experience with any content area and any text, using the curriculum you already have in your toolkit.

Resource Links:  

Read&Write is free for teachers.  Please download your trial on our Read&Write page and register for free educator access with your

district email.  You’ll also get access to free features of OrbitNote; you

can download your trial here.

Be sure to have

Read&Write set up before our session so you have time to explore with us!

Presenters

Dave Butler,  Senior Education Support

Nora Trentacoste

and

Linda Doehle, AT Specialist


Linda Doehle started her career as a software engineer after completing her degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics at Whitworth College. She brought her technical skills to the field of assistive technology while working as an Assistive Technology Specialist for the Yakima School District. Linda holds an AT Specialist Certificate and enjoys being able to use her technology skills in helping students optimize their abilities through the use of assistive technology. Linda has been with the Special Education Technology Center for eight years and has presented webinars and classes at national and statewide conferences. 

Contact

Email Sue Wright at the SETC office

The new clock hours link for fall 2022 webinar series will be posted in August.