The article surveys the current status of assistive technology, reflects on future promises, and considers potential problems. It states that individuals with learning disabilities can capitalize on their strengths and bypass, or compensate for, their disabilities by using many forms of technology.
Assistive technology and learning disabilities: Today's realities and tomorrow's promises
Journal of Learning Disabilities, Vol. 31, 16-26.
IDEA Disability Category:
major-other health impairment
specific learning disability
speech or language impairment
electronic references and resources
multiple formats of text and notation
organize and plan
practice and reinforcement activities