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New Webinar! Apps to Facilitate Active Reading

Feb 28

Join us and learn how text reading Apps improve accessibility to printed materials for all learners, including those with language-based challenges. Register Today!

New!  Spring Webinar Series   

Webinar II:  Using Annotation Apps to Facilitate Active Reading
February 28, 2014 - 2 p.m. ET

Digital text (or e-text) and Text Reading Apps radically improve accessibility to print for a range of learners, including those with dyslexia and other language-based challenges, attentional difficulties, and limited vision. This webinar explores ways to capitalize on the comprehension tools and strategies embedded in Text Reading Apps, while minimizing the distractions of reading on a mobile device. 

Presenter: Linda Hecker, M.Ed., Lead Education Specialist
Cost: $45 ($35, when you register for the complete series)

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Webinar III:  Using Note-Taking Apps to Facilitate Studying 
March 28, 2014 - 2 p.m. ET

Digital note-taking has transformed the way students can access, comprehend, retain and review information presented in course lectures and activities. This webinar will explore some popular note-taking apps (Notability), evaluate the level of accessibility and usability they offer, and discuss how they can provide students with effective solutions for capturing, organizing and sharing notes. 

Presenter: Sapna Prasad, Ph.D., Research and Educational Specialist
Cost: $45 ($35, when you register for the complete series)

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Webinar I:  Using Mind Mapping Apps to Facilitate Writing 
January 31, 2014 - 2 p.m. ET

Creating a useful outline for academic writing is a difficult task for many students, particularly those with executive function difficulties and language-based learning disabilities. Many students don't know where to start and how to organize their thoughts. Mind Mapping Apps provide a powerful solution that helps students translate their ideas into a visual format that is easy to manipulate. 

Presenter: Ibrahim Dahlstrom-Hakki, Ph.D., Research and Educational Specialist 
Cost: $45 ($35, when you register for the complete series)