Try The Joy of Digital Games To Train Social Skills for Peer-Project Learning, Academic Skills

Social skills are necessary for successful project-based and peer learning. Will games sharpen social, academic, thinking skills?

11 Great Resources Keep Momentum Going As Dyslexia Awareness Month Wanes

Dyslexia awareness and LD awareness goes on year-round at AIM-VA in the pursuit of continuous improvement.

Print-Disabled Students In A Reading Contest? Thanks Learning Ally — The Race Is On!

Take A RoMP (Read More Pages) with Learning Ally where students win prizes for reading accessible books.

Wow Bookshare! Website Update Eases The Way to Hundreds of Thousands of Accessible Books

Bookshare's website update is easy on the eyes and a main source for free accessible books for students with print disabilities.

Video Series Shines A Light on Assistive Technology, Accessible Materials, Apps That Work Together

AT is better understood by viewing videos where young users star and paint a picture of their technology preferences.

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Offers Free Books for Blind, Low Vision Early Learners

Dolly Parton's early reader literacy program gives free books to children from 0-5 who are bling or who have low vision.

OCR Issues 2014 Guidance on Bullying Students, Including 6.5 Million with Disabilities

OCR has more than 2,000 complaints that show students with disabilities are bullied at school.

R.A.T.E. Conference in Fairfax Highlights Essential Assistive Technologies for Learning

For some students, assistive technology is the difference between struggling to learn and success in school.

White House Champion of Change Finds His Technicians With Disabilities Rise To The Top

This White House champion hires to make digital systems in schools, the workplace accessible to people with disabilities.

Curated Apps Fire Up K-12 Instruction, Some Are Ideal for SPED, Students Who Struggle

Pumpkin picking in October doesn't slow app, website, and software pickers who make great finds in an ever-growing field of tech.

June Behrmann

June Behrmann is an education writer-blogger. She’s a longtime SPED teacher who retired for about two seconds, and is now prospecting for accessible instructional resources.

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