Resources

AbleData is an excellent source for obtaining comprehensive information on products, solutions and resources related to all aspects of assistive technology.

Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST) is an educational research & development organization that works to expand learning opportunities for individuals through Universal Design for Learning.

The Center for Literacy and Disability Studies is a unit within the Department of Allied Health Sciences, School of Medicine, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Best known as the Creator of Tar Heel Reader, an online library with over 80,000 audio books for emergent readers.

High Incidence Accessible Technology (HIAT), part of the Montgomery County Public Schools in Maryland, has been a leader in helping to shape the area of Assistive Technology.

Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL) is an organization dedicated to assisting the education community through support, promotion, and leadership in educational technology.

Michigan Integrated Technology Supports (MITS) is the state of Michigan’s lending library. It provides information about technology, daily living devices, equipment, and the identification of assistive technology solutions for children with disabilities.

Region IV Assistive Technology Consortium includes representatives from eight Intermediate School Districts (ISD’s) in Southeast Michigan. These districts include Jackson, Lenawee, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland Schools, St. Clair, Washtenaw, and Wayne County. Its purpose is to build capacity and delivery of AT services through regional and inter-regional collaboration and training.