Tag Archives: Autism

A.T.TIPSCAST #126: Proto-Chapter for Technology Tools for Students with Autism, Part 2

Download the audio directly – Episode #126: Proto-Chapter for Technology Tools for Students with Autism, Part 2 This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp, provider of the award-winning Read&Write software solutions. Click on the banner below to learn about the amazing Read&Write … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #125: Proto-Chapter for Technology Tools for Students with Autism, Part 1

Download the audio directly – Episode #125: Proto-Chapter for Technology Tools for Students with Autism, Part 1 This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp, provider of the award-winning Read&Write software solutions. Click on the banner below to learn about the amazing … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #117: Coding With Scratch

Download the audio directly – Episode #117: Coding with Scratch Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp, provider of the award-winning literacy solution Read&Write GOLD. To learn about Read&Write Gold and Texthelp’s suite of web apps click … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #93: The Traitr Feature of Toondoo.com

Download the audio directly- Episode #93: Traitr Feature of Toondoo.com Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by the book The Practical (and Fun) Guide to Assistive Technology in Public Schools. Learn more at http://iste.org/chewat. Episode #93 features … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #72: Digital Video Strategies

Here is a link to download the audio directly- Episode #72- Digital Video Strategies Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp Systems, provider of award-winning literacy solutions including Read&Write GOLD and Fluency Tutor. For more information, … Continue reading

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Episode #68: AT Smackdown @ ATIA 2011 Orlando

Here is a link to download the audio directly- http://www.cyberears.com/cybrss/11320.mp3 Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp Systems, provider of award-winning literacy solutions including Read&Write GOLD and Fluency Tutor. For more information, go to http://www.texthelp.com. Episode … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #60: Three Random Recommendations

Here is a link to download the audio directly- Episode #60: Three Random Recommendations Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp Systems, provider of award-winning literacy solutions including Read&Write GOLD and Fluency Tutor. For more information, … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #58: Text – to – Movie

Here is a link to download the audio directly- Episode #58: Text – to – Movie Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp Systems, provider of award-winning literacy solutions including Read&Write GOLD and Fluency Tutor. For … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #53: High Contrast in Windows

Here is a link to download the audio directly- Episode #53: High Contrast in Windows Episode Overview- This episode of the A.T.TIPSCAST is sponsored by Texthelp Systems, provider of award-winning literacy solutions including Read&Write GOLD and Fluency Tutor. For more … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #47: x2

Here is a link to download the audio directly- Episode #47: x2 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #47 features an interview with Proby Patel, a fourth year medical student at Ross University.  Proby and I discuss strategies for managing the … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #46: Wordtalk

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode 46: Wordtalk Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #46 features another excerpt from the presentation for the Individual Differences in Learning Association in Howard County, Maryland.  This excerpt describes WordTalk; a free text-to-speech plug-in for … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #45: Sequencing with PowerPoint

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #45: Sequencing with PowerPoint Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #45 features a brief breakdown of the skill of sequencing followed by a recording of a portion of a presentation I … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #44: Alternative Professional Development @ PUWT09

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #44 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #44 is up for your listening pleasure and boy is it a doozy! It clocks in at just under 42 minutes!  Yikes! Episode #44 is kind … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode 43: Listener Feedback, For Real – Part 2

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #43: Listener Feedback, For Real – Part 2 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #43 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #43 features some more feedback from listeners of the … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #39: Photo Album in PowerPoint

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #39 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #39 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #39 describes different ways to utilize the Photo Album feature of Microsoft PowerPoint to facilitate digital storytelling.  The episode features a discussion with … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #38: Graphic Organizer Interview – Part 2

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #38 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #38 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #38 features Part 2 of the interview with Chris Cummins, a high school English teacher and adjunct … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #36: CAST Book Builder Discussion

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #36 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #36 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #36 features a discussion about Book Builder by Sally Norton-Darr, Judith Schoonover, and Mark Nichols.  They … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #35: ART of this world

  Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #35 Episode Overview- Hey everyone, Episode #35 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #35 describes two websites that contain online painting programs.  The episode also features a bumper from … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #34: Digital Visual Feedback Modulators

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #34 Hey everyone, Episode #34 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #34 describes another strategy for assisting students who have trouble maintaining appropriate volume while speaking.  The episode also features … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #33: Voice Feedback Modulators

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #33 Hey everyone, Episode #33 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #33 describes a strategy for assisting students who have trouble maintaining appropriate volume, rate, or pitch when speaking.  … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST SPECIAL EPISODE: Big Announcement #1 – Professional Development

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Special Episode: Big Announcement #1 – Professional Development Hey everyone, I’ve put together a professional development packet for you to download and use within your school or school district.  Here is how it … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #32: Gift Ideas for Students with Severe Disabilities

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #32 Hey everyone, Episode #32 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #32 is mostly an audio version of my guest blog post over at Patrick Black’s blog Teaching All … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #31: Packing Peanuts

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #31 Hey everyone, Episode #31 is up for your listening pleasure! Episode #31 describes the diabolical event that happened to me on April 1st, 2009.  It also describes different ways … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #20: Motivational Plans

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #20 ey everyone, Episode #20 is up for your listening pleasure!  Episode #20 describes the strategy of using a motivational plan to help reinforce appropriate behavior.  Episode #20 also marks … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #18: Amorphous Visual Schedules

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #18 Hey everyone, Episode #18 is up for your listening pleasure. In Episode #18 AMORPHOUS visual schedules are discussed. Below are some examples of AMORPHOUS (or Non-linear) visual schedules. A.T.TIP … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #17: Linear Visual Schedules

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #17 Hey everyone, Episode #17 is up for your listening pleasure. In Episode #17 linear visual schedules are discussed. Below you will find examples of both horizontal and vertical linear … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #16: Listener Feedback, Sort Of

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #16 Hey everyone, Episode #16 is up for your listening pleasure.  In Episode #16 I answer questions from e-mails and voicemails submitted by “listeners” to the show.  Four new A.T. … Continue reading

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A.T.TIPSCAST Episode #13: Communication Bridges

Here is a link to download the audio directly: Episode #13 Hey everyone, Episode #13 is up for your listening pleasure.  Episode #13 features a description of Communication Bridges.  A communication bridge is a way for students to talk about events … Continue reading

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