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 Special Education Services and Supports - Assistive Technology


Assistive Technology is to improve student achievement, productivity, independence and inclusion by increasing student access to assistive technology devices and services and enhancing educator knowledge of assistive technology.​

Assistive Technology (AT) Services, Software, Training and Lending Library Program with Tools for Life, Georgia’s Technology Act Center

To build capacity and have a sustainable impact on Assistive Technology Services for grades PreK-12 throughout Georgia

January 1, 2020 - December 31, 2020

  • Customized Training Videos (3-7 minutes each)
  • Assistive Technology (AT) Consultation Services
  • Assistive Technology Webinar Series
  • AT/UDL Software Pilot Program (Reading, Writing, Math, Study Skills)
  • Assistive Technology Lending Library
  • Discovery Surveys - District Assistive Technology and Accessibility
  • EdTrade, Georgia Assistive Technology (AT) School Exchange Database

The AT Portal Link will provide “one-stop” access to request services.  Each LEA must register and provide contact information and identify designees.  Please protect your portal access and limit to the Special Education Director and designee(s).  Personally identifiable information such as student names or other identifying details should not be submitted through the AT Portal.  Log into the Assistive Technology Request Portal to set up your new user/new profile information using this link and click submit. Once approved (this is for security purposes), you will receive an email with additional information to set up a password for your account and portal use. Account approval is not automated and may take up to 24 hours.

Below are resources provided during the webinar and directions for accessing the AT portal.  ​If you have any questions please contact Paula Gumpman or Wina Low.

AT Slides from February Directors' Webinar

GaDOE Tools for Life AT Partnership AT Portal Directions

Recorded Information session for Read&Write, EquatIO, and WriQ

Recorded Training for Read&Write and WriQ for Google Chrome 

Recorded Training for EquatIO for Google Chrome 

Recorded Training for EquatIO for Office 365

 

 

 

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 General Information

Wina Low
Program Manager Senior

Email: wlow@doe.k12.ga.us

 

Paula Gumpman
Program Specialist

Email: pgumpman@doe.k12.ga.us

Phone: (678) 340-8118

Main Phone: (404) 656-3963

FAX: (404) 651-6457

 

Special Education
Questions & Support
 
Help Desk: (404) 657-9968
Email: SPEDHelpDesk@doe.k12.ga.us​

Documents:

​​​​Assistive Technology and Tools for LIFE.pdf​

AT Chrome Extensions.pdf

AT for Low Incidence.pdf

AT Research and Resources​

Office 365 and Computer Tools Mac One Note.pdf​

Professional Learning:

Text Help Training - AT Partnership.pdf​

2019 2020 Transition and Assistive Technology Professional Learning.pdf

Professional Learning Jennifer White.pdf​

Professional Learning TOUR of Tools for Life.pdf​

Professional Learning TOUR of Kennesaw State UDL.pdf​

Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology​

Indicators

QIAT 1 - Consideration Indicators.pdf

QIAT 2 - Assessment of AT needs Indicators.pdf

QIAT 3 - AT in the IEP Indicators.pdf

QIAT 4 - AT Implementation Indicators.pdf

QIAT 5 - Evaluation of Effectiveness of AT Indicators.pdf

QIAT 6 - AT Transition Indicators.pdf​

QIAT 7 - Admin Support Indicators.pdf

QIAT 8 - AT Training and PD Indicators.pdf​

Matrices​

QIAT - 1 Consideration of AT needs - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 2 Assessment of AT needs - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 3 AT in the IEP- Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 4 AT Implementation - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 5 Evaluation of Effectiveness of AT - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 6 AT in Transition - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 7 Administrative Support for AT - Matrix.pdf

QIAT - 8 AT Professional Development - Matrix.pdf