AT in Higher Education – Let’s Get Creative!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 3:30 - 4:30 PM Eastern Time Zone
Webinar Type: Archive
Webinar Code: AT16-WEB32-AR
Webinar Fee: $39
Do you teach others about AT in higher education or as professional development? Looking for new ideas and teaching strategies to enhance learning about AT? Training the next generation of AT professionals is imperative, and creating ways to stimulate pre-professional excitement and lifelong learning about AT is critical at the undergraduate and graduate level. Topics covered will include overview of learning outcomes, review of an array of assignments to engage students, and sharing of resources used to enhance overall learning.
- Identify two learning outcomes for educational sessions
- Identify two new activities to increase learning about AT
- Identify two new resources to use in their own teaching/training
Dr. Mendonca also works extensively measuring the outcomes of assistive technology (including robotics technology) to establish the impact of assistive technology on the lives of people with disabilities. An additional area of research focus for Dr. Mendonca is the impact of activity based on interventions on the quality of life and participation of women diagnosed with cancer. She has been funded both federally and through foundations to conduct her research.
Speaker Non-Financial Relationship Disclosure: No
Leadership - including Policy, Implementation, and Professional Development
AT Professionals, Educators, Higher Ed Personnel