Let’s Take Action! Include All Students Using Action Dictionary from AbleNet
In this webinar, presenters will discuss differentiated strategies to include all students as active participants in the classroom. The focus will be using the free resource available in the iBookstore, Action Dictionary from AbleNet, which offers both low and high technology solutions. Specific strategies from the Action Dictionary such as choose, look, and write will be discussed to maximize student participation in all areas of instruction. This resource can support teachers in providing accessibility for all.
Jennifer Emanuele joined AbleNet in June 2014, with 7 years experience in the field of both Special Education and General Education. She has experience as a classroom teacher and an Inclusion Facilitator at a special education cooperative, servicing students with mild moderate, and severe and profound disabilities. Jennifer was also part of a curriculum team which organized and implemented the Equals Mathematics Curriculum. She has presented at national conferences about the curriculum implementation experience in Special Education programs. Jennifer works on the Curriculum Writing team to provide high-quality curricular products keeping current best practices and methodologies in mind.
Nicole Kalcheim is a Curriculum Product Specialist, providing support and curricular solutions to AbleNet customers. Nicole has 11 years of professional experience in the field of Special Education. She was a teacher for students with mild, moderate, and severe and profound disabilities. Nicole was also part of a curriculum and assessment team which organized and implemented the Equals Mathematics Curriculum for the district where she was employed. She has presented at national conferences about the curriculum implementation experience in Special Education programs.