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Assistive Technology

Response to Intervention - National Center for Progress Monitoring - CBM warehouse; intervention research - site for AIMSweb - site for DIBELS - Florida Center for Reading Research - ISPA direct link to RtI Information - NASP - Total RTI - RtI Action Network - behavior observation & assessment tools, problem-solving team forms, etc. - assessment and progress monitoring in reading and math through 8th grade


Low Cost/No Cost Technology Solutions

Early Literacy Sites  - basic literacy skills - fun stories for children to read online - stories to read online, including Beatrix Potter, Brothers’ Grimm fairy tales, and more

Assorted Free Digital Tools

Adapted Books  - Once on the website, search Boardmaker to find a selection of over 700 books made using Boardmaker. - free adapted books creates in Boardmaker, Clicker, Powerpoint, Braille, and more


Electronic Text Sites – 100s of books summarized – background, analysis, chapter summaries – 100s of books broken down into chapters – 1000s of free books as digital text or audio files – books in digital audio format and embossed Braille – audio books for MP3 players or Ipod – audio books for MP3 or Ipod – free books – digital books for those with proof of print disability – books to download for free


Writing – graphic organizers – prompts for specific books; six traits of writing


Math – popular textbooks with video presentations explaining contents of chapter – National Library of Virtual Math Manipulatives

Text to Speech - free plug-in for use with Microsoft Word which highlights text as it is read aloud; contains a talking spellchecker/thesaurus - converts documents into MPS files



Social Work      Illinois Association of School Social Workers    University of Illinois


Speech Therapy


School Psychology

Special Education Teacher

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