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ERIC Number: ED235643
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
A Resource Manual for the Development and Evaluation of Special Programs for Exceptional Students. Volume III-I: Computer Assisted Instruction and Support for the Handicapped. Interim Report.
Sarasota County Public Schools, FL.
The report describes programs and equipment being evaluated by a project designed to identify and provide microcomputer based devices and materials for students with handicapping conditions. Software/courseware descriptions are organized according to copyright programs and public domain programs. Commercially available products are listed with descriptions and information on distributor, identification, and price, and include communication systems programs and switch controlled programs. Software in the public domain is described as well. The second section of the report covers the microcomputer or hardware system used (the Apple II Plus System) and its options for printer and speech. Adaptive devices which allow users to access the system (including switches, hardware interfaces and head printers) are described in terms of vendor, coded name, and price. (CL)
Descriptors: Communication Aids (for Disabled), Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Programs, Disabilities, Equipment, Microcomputers, Physical Disabilities
FDLRS Clearinghouse/Information Center, Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students, Division of Public Schools, Florida Deprtment of Education, Knott Building, Tallahassee, FL, 32301 (no price quoted).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Bureau of Education for Exceptional Students.
Authoring Institution: Sarasota County Public Schools, FL.
Note: For related documents, see ED 161 226 and EC 160 809. This document includes an Addendum and Errata Sheet. The document was produced through a Special Project: Computer Assisted Instruction and Support for the Handicapped.