ERIC Number: EJ298219
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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High and Low Technology Approaches in the Development of Communication Systems for Severely Physically Handicapped Persons.
Vanderheiden, Gregg C.
Exceptional Education Quarterly, v4 n4 p40-56 Win 1984
The article describes basic approaches to providing augmentative communication modes for severely physically handicapped students. Aspects of selection techniques (direct selection, scanning, multisignal), levels of implementation (such as fully independent and portable aids), and comparisons of flexibility, cost, speed, independence, maintenance, and reliability are addressed. (CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: Special Issue: Technological Advances in Special Education.