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Clips on Using Assistive Technology

 Kurzweil: 

 
•Most widely known screen reader
•Many students familiar with its basic functionality
•Requests for advanced feature tutorials
1:28
 

Papyrus:
http://youtu.be/CaGTPVJBeM0

 

•York’s own secure web-based alternate format text delivery system
•Electronic files are uploaded as soon as the transcription is complete
•No need to travel to campus or manage physical media
1:25
 
 
 

Technology Enhanced Learning - Adaptive Tech Lab:
http://youtu.be/_bP9mmQu0AM 

•Example of initial concept  ‘on the fly’ video created to announce a pressing change in facilities
 •Shot using an iPad to meet an urgent communications need 
•Video link was sent to the Learning Disabilities student listserv, and the text script was in the email as YouTube captioning not adequate
0:42