Assistive technology (AT) was recognized by Congress as a viable need for people with disabilities when it passed the Tech Act in 1988.
The legislation, which was reauthorized in 1994, has resulted in numerous programs and services that have helped people with disabilities access and use AT devices.
The Tech Act's implications for people with learning disabilities is discussed in this article.
Mots-clés Pascal : Législation, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Trouble apprentissage, Assistance ordinateur, Technologie, Handicap, Pédagogie spéciale, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Legislation, United States, North America, America, Learning disability, Computer aid, Technology, Handicap, Special education, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0099495
Code Inist : 002B18H05C. Création : 22/06/1998.