Assistive Technology Training Available

Q.  I have a smart pen, but I am still having some difficulties using it.  Is there technology training for students with a disability?

A. “Introduction to Assistive Technology” training is held at the Central Campus every first, second, and fourth Friday from 10  -10:45 a.m. in Terrell, Room 201 and every third Friday at Levine Campus, Room 2218 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.   Along with demonstrations, there will be a review of assistive technology software and devices such as the screen reader JAWS and the magnifier software ZoomText and a few others.  The protocol for requesting textbooks in an alternative format will also be discussed.  You will learn about new software and assistive technology resources.  For more information, please call 704.330.2722, ext. 3462.