This book is a featured text in a Canter graduate course, Using Technology to Engage Diverse Learners.
Tap into technology to tap the potential in exceptional children!
Meeting the needs of increasingly diverse students, in the face of ever-broadening standards and requirements, is an overwhelming challenge for today's conscientious teachers.
Luckily, help is available--in the form of exciting new software and devices that can help make every classroom inviting and supportive for every student. Technology and the Diverse Learner is an invaluable, user-friendly guide to understanding and applying these technologies.
- A summary of the latest technologies and the learners who will benefit most from each type
- Chapter-by-chapter guiding questions and "For Further Application" sections that facilitate understanding and implementation
- Straightforward discussion of the standards and guidelines for teaching diverse learners
- Special focus on issues related to disabilities, gender, culture, and language
The strategies and examples in this timely handbook provide flexible approaches to integrating innovative technology in the K-12 inclusive classroom. It provides practical information on matching the right technology with the right type of learner to boost satisfaction and success for students and teachers.