Many parents of students with learning differences feel isolated and frustrated by the lack of clear guidance they receive and the sheer volume of information available online. To minimize these challenges, Hillside School presents our speaker series, HillTOPICS, open to all who are interested in learning about, discussing, and sharing their experiences about learning differences.
Assistive Technology for the Dyslexic Learner
October 11 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
When you hear the words ‘assistive technology’ do you wonder where to begin to unwrap all that is involved? When to begin using assistive technology? Will using assistive technology keep my child from learning skills like how to read or write? Join Becca Stenzel, Occupational Therapist, Boulder Valley School District Assistive Technology Team, as she shares information on the following:
Differences among devices (tablet, computer, Chromebook)
Various tools and services available for students to use with their academic work
When to use assistive technology and when to put it to the side
Presenter: Becca Stenzel, Occupational Therapist, Boulder Valley School District Assistive Technology Team