Assistive technology (AT) can be defined as any item, piece of equipment, or product system, whether acquired commercially off the shelf, modified, or customized, that is used to increase, maintain, or improve the functional capabilities of individuals with disabilities. (29 U.S.C. Sec 2202(2)). This program provides consultation services and technical assistance in regards to Assistive Technology and access to the general curriculum.
Requests for Assistance
- Ongoing student intervention is NOT an element of Technical Assistance.
- Please allow 2-4 weeks for scheduling onsite technical assistance. Scheduling will be on a first-come, first-serve basis and is not guaranteed.
- Region 10 does NOT complete AT Evaluations but will assist your staff in conducting an evaluation.
Requests for assistance should be made through the special education director for the local district/SSA. If you are a Region 10 district and want to request services, please use these forms (3):
Region 10 has a limited inventory of assistive technology for checkout to the districts within the region.