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StateWide Assistive Technology, 
Augmentative and Alternative Communication

The Colorado Department of Education’s school-based SWAAAC teams provide multidisciplinary Assistive Technology services to provide students with disabilities equal access to the curriculum and full participation in their education and classroom. There are over 60 participating school districts and 500 SWAAAC team members across the state of Colorado.

 

annoucements

RESNA ATP Fundamentals Course

RESNA's ATP Fundamentals Course is now being offered online and in-person. Visit their website to see the course schedule and to enroll!

Adapted Rubix Cube

A graduate student at the University of Massachusetts created an adapted Rubix Cube for the visually impaired. Check out this article to learn more on how to make your own!

Upcoming Events

SWAAAC Advisory Committee Meeting
Date: October 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: SWAAAC Central Office

SWAAAC Team Coordinator Meeting
Date: October 16, 2018
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Anschutz Medical Campus, Fulginiti Pavillon - Gossard Forum

Monthly Web Conference: SWAAAC 101 - Assistive Technology Assessment
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM  4:30 PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Register today!

Vendor Sponosored Training: Eyegaze Technology for the Emergent Communicator & Assistive Technology Partners Open Lab
Date: Monday, October 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM  3:30 PM
Location: SWAAAC Central Office

Repeated: Vendor Sponosored Training: Eyegaze Technology for the Emergent Communicator & Assistive Technology Partners Open Lab
Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM  3:30 PM
Location: SWAAAC Central Office

The SWAAAC Loan Library contains over 1200 assistive technology devices and resources. Search the catalogue for switches, mounts, AAC devices, adapted curricula, executive function supports, and SO MUCH MORE. Low-tech to high-tech, you are sure to find what you need. If we don’t have it, let us know and we’ll consider adding your requests. Visit the online library to see what's new, learn something new, and be inspired!

Mark your calendar for upcoming meetings, web conferences, and training events!

SWAAAC Advisory Committee Meeting
Date: October 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: SWAAAC Central Office

SWAAAC Team Coordinator Meeting
Date: October 16, 2018
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Anschutz Medical Campus, Fulginiti Pavillon - Gossard Forum

Monthly Web Conference: SWAAAC 101 - Assistive Technology Assessment
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM  4:30 PM
Location: Online via Zoom
Register today!

Vendor Sponosored Training: Eyegaze Technology for the Emergent Communicator & Assistive Technology Partners Open Lab
Date: Monday, October 29, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM  3:30 PM
Location: SWAAAC Central Office

Repeated: Vendor Sponosored Training: Eyegaze Technology for the Emergent Communicator & Assistive Technology Partners Open Lab
Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM  3:30 PM
Location: SWAAAC Central Office


The Colorado Initiative for Model Practices in Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Technologies (IMPAACT). Explore our videos, pictures, and resources that reflect best practices in Augmentative Alternative Communication.

Resources for parents about assistive technology, accommodations, and more.


 
 

 

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