Helping Students with Brain Injuries - Module 3: Technology, Assistive Devices, and Troubleshooting

Course Overview

Goal

The goal of the course is to understand the impact of Brain Injury for students by providing basic information on brain injuries and the classroom strategies and accommodations that can help students learn and be successful.

Intended Audience

The intended audience for this course is PK-12 teachers, school nurses, Area Education Agency staff, school psychologists, speech / language therapists, occupational therapists, para educators, school administrators, social workers, parents, and caregivers. The course will discuss software and assistive devices for students brain injury, and apply the strategies using software and ssistive devices to help students with brain injury.

Length

The length of time for participants to take this course is estimated to be 1 hour.

  • Intro and pre-test: 10 min

  • Section 1: 12 min

  • Section 2: 12 min

  • Section 3: 15 min

  • Post-test and Evaluation: 10 min

Course Content

There are three sections in this course:

Section 1: Software
Section 2: Assistive Devices
Section 3: Troubleshooting