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Assistive Technology

Region 4 provides professional development opportunities and technical assistance for districts and charter schools in the area of Assistive Technology. Professional development opportunities include:
 
  • District Program Evaluation of Assistive Technology Services
  • Customized and open enrollment training/workshops in the areas of assistive technology, which include but not limited to:    
    • Accessible Instructional Materials
    • Augmentative & Alternative Communication
    • Blind and VI Accommodations
    • Computer access
    • Consideration of AT in the IEP
    • Deaf & HOH accommodations
    • Device or software specific trainings
    • Educational applications
    • Environmental access
    • Implementation of AT in the school setting
    • Reading & Writing accommodations
    • Transitioning for AT users
  • Products and Services to aid districts with AT Solutions
   
Texas Assistive Technology Network (TATN)
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Region 4 and the Special Education Solutions department leads the state leadership network on Assistive Technology–Texas Assistive Technology Network (TATN). To gain more information on this network, go to www.texasat.net

The TATN hosts webinars throughout the year and a technology-based conference at Region 4 ESC every June.
 
Contacts:
 
Alisa McCarty
Resource Specialist
713.744.6339
alisa.mccarty@esc4.net

Shannon Paige, MA, CCC-SLP
Education Specialist
713.744.6377
Shannon.paige@esc4.net
 
Tricia Peters, OTR, ATP
Education Specialist
713.744.6374
tpeters@esc4.net
 
Cecilia Robinson
Education Specialist
713.744.6379
crobinson@esc4.net

Angela Standridge, MA, CCC-SLP, ATP
Education Specialist
713.744.6831
amstand@esc4.net
7145 West Tidwell Road | Houston, Texas 77092-2096 | 713.462.7708