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Did you know that assistive technology can be used to increase, maintain, or improve the capabilities of students with special educational needs or disabilities?

With the right technology, you can break down barriers to learning and ensure that learning is more accessible to all of your students.

And the best part about it?
When you think of assistive technology, you probably conjure up an idea of tech that needs to be specially made and is going to cost your school a small fortune. But what you probably don’t realise, is that assistive technology is available in most of the tech that you use with all of your students, every day. You just need to learn how to use it in the right way. And once you have, you can open up a world of possibilities for your students with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND), helping them to achieve things which you never dreamed possible for them.

To find out about which types of assistive technology best suit each particular area of need, please visit our assistive technology in education mini-site.

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