Assistive Technology Teacher Resources

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Off-Road Wheelchair Challenge

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Challenge your class to use their understanding of the engineering design process to design and build a small-scale, off-road prototype for an assistive technology device. Teams select materials to build their scale models, and, using...
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Supporting Students with Tools and Technology by Teaching2gether

For Teachers K - 12th
Here is a fantastic Prezi presentation designed for teachers on assistive technology for the classroom! Whether you are a student teacher or seasoned veteran, you will benefit from learning about different types of adaptive tools to...
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Assistive Technology

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students engage in a lesson plan that is concerned with the use of technology in order to help students with special needs. They take part in a lesson plan that is designed to help a specific student with an Individual Education Plan and...
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Assistive Technology in the Writing Process

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students organize, write, and edit essays. They utilize graphic organizer software, and write and edit the essay using word prediction and spell checking software.
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EdTech Tuesday PD: Tellagami

For Teachers 2nd - 12th
If you're researching oral presentation apps for students, here's a great tutorial on the popular and free app, Tellagami. Follow along as Jennifer and Rich discuss the basic functionality of the app, including creating a personalized...
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The Mystery Box - Making Observations and Collecting Data

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Making observations and collecting qualitative and quantitative data is a vital skill all scientists need to practice. Help your scientists with partial and no sight learn how to use their other senses to make observations for...
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Conductors of Heat - Hot Spoons

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Why is the end of a spoon hot when it's not all the way in the hot water? A great question deserves a great answer, and learners with visual impairments will use their auditory and tactile senses to get that answer. A talking...
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Theater Lesson Plan

For Students 9th - 12th
How do actors so inhabit a role that viewers see that character and not the actor? Class members engage in a series of activities that ask them to observe the ways people move and speak and to consider how these external factors can be...
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Digital Nature Journaling

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students create a digital journal every week using adapted technology that depicts the chosen focus for the week. For this digital journaling lesson, students search for items that depict the focus of the week and take photos. Students...
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Conic Sections: Intro to Hyperbolas

For Students 10th - 12th
In this video, Sal starts with the equation of a hyperbola by first comparing it to the equation of the circle, and ellipse. He then shows how to find the equation of the asymptotes by solving for y. He also shows a few intuitive ways to...
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Binomial Theorem (Part 3)

For Students 10th - 12th
In this video on the Binomial Theorem, Sal tries to give an intuition behind why combinations are part of its definition. By looking at the expansion of (a + b)3 and carefully looking at where each value originates from, one can see how...
10:15
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Compound Interest and e (Part 2)

For Students 10th - 12th
Sal continues to look at changing the length of compounding time, from daily to hourly compounding interest. Now he is able to show that compounding 100% annual interest converges on the number 2.71É or e as the number of compounding...
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Conic Sections: Hyperbolas 2

For Students 10th - 12th
Here is an example in this video of graphing a hyperbola centered at the origin. First, Sal shows solving for the equations of the asymptotes and then shows how to determine the direction of the hyperbola. He takes the approach of not...
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Conic Sections: Hyperbolas 3

For Students 10th - 12th
Continuing with the study of graphing hyperbolas, Sal shows an example of graphing a parabola that is centered at a point off the origin. By looking at the equation, first without shifting it, he helps listeners develop an intuitive...
9:21
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Bonds Vs. Stocks

For Students Higher Ed
What's the difference between stocks and bonds? Sal illustrates this concept through explaining the two ways a company can raise capital: debt or equity. Drawing out a balance sheet, he categorizes stocks as equity and bonds as debt,...
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Chapter 11: Bankruptcy Restructuring

For Students Higher Ed
Continuing from the last clip on liquidation, scholars explore another bankruptcy avenue: restructuring. Sal briefly touches on covenants with debt holders and goes into reasons a company would refrain from liquidating when facing...
13:55
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Equity vs. Debt

For Students Higher Ed
Examine the two ways a company can raise capital: equity and debt. Sal breaks down the differences between these and the pros and cons of the investors. He explains the implications of having a publically traded company and draws a stock...
11:54
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Going Back to the Till: Series B

For Students Higher Ed
Help young economists understand the concept of a company's increasing value despite a lack of profit. They explore Sal's case study startup company, which needs to raise more money after going through the original angel investment. For...
6:54
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Housing Conundrum (Part 4)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
The last of four videos, this clip explains why there were such low default rates at the beginning of the 21st century, and the effect this had on the market. Sal breaks down the options for a homeowner who can no longer pay a mortgage...
8:55
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Housing Price Conundrum (Part 2)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
This second of four videos starts with a short history of the housing market and the conditions that allowed some people to buy, when others could rent. These starting points are a great topic for students to discuss further before...
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Housing Price Conundrum (Part 3)

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Wondering why home financing relaxed in the years following Y2K? In the third of a four-part series, Sal describes the investment phenomenon between 2000 and 2006 that allowed more people to bid on homes and increased demand...
11:50
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Inflation, Deflation & Capacity Utilization 2

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
Sal justifies that the determining factor of inflation and deflation is not the money supply as much as much as it is demand and the raised capacity utilization.
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Inflation, Deflation & Capacity Utilization

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
High utilization of capacity leads to a raise in prices. Salman Khan discusses competition and its effect on inflation.
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Write About This

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Looking for an easy way to encourage youngsters to write about a variety of different topics? Users simply choose an image to write about from a large selection of beautiful photographs and then compose original opinion pieces and...