Technology is changing rapidly and offering more options for educating children. Check out these ideas for making learning accessible, relevant and most importantly, FUN!
A student of mine recently donated a Beamz to his classroom. This innovative technology connects to a PC and allows students to create music. Students "break" the lazers to create the music. My students were eager to engage with the device, enjoyed listening to their peers creations and even created music together. I found this piece of "off-the-shelf" technology to be highly adaptable for students with disabilities.
Robin Shobe is a Speech-Language Pathologist and Assistive Technology Specialist (AT) with a passion for technology and its uses in the k-12 setting.