Special Education Listserv
Subject: Assistive Technology/Power Up 2012 Conference and Expo
Source: Missouri Assistive Technology
Intended Audience: Administrators, Special Education Directors, Special Education Instructors, Technology Directors, Technology Staff, Educators, General Public
Date: January 24, 2012
Registration is now open for the 2012 Power Up Assistive Technology Conference and Expo on April 2 and 3 at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia, MO. This year's conference features a host of national and regional presenters to strengthen the capacity of educators, special education staff, occupational and physical therapists, speech language pathologists, librarians, technology staff, etc.
Discover new assistive technology (AT) devices and resources from interactive sessions. This year's conference will include national presenters on the ever-changing world of iPads and applications for students and others with disabilities. Other session topics include augmentative communication devices; hearing devices for classrooms, AT, and transition; accessible instructional materials; and many others. Attendees can also try out adaptive software and hardware in the hands-on learning lab in the Expo.
The conference agenda, registration form, and information on speakers, sessions, and exhibitors can be found on Missouri Assistive Technology's website at http://www.at.mo.gov/powerup/index.html.