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******** CANCELLED ************* Assistive Technology for Specific Learning Difficulties - 20LC-SP07

************** CANCELLED - INSUFFICIENT NUMBERS ***********


Target Group: Primary and Post Primary Teachers and SNAs

The practical course will run for one full day on a Saturday and will cover the following assistive technologies:

  • Narration Technologies e.g. Read Write, Claroread Professional and C Pen.
  • Professional Speech to Text technology e.g. Dragon NaturallySpeaking.
  • Professional mind mapping technology e.g. Mindview.
  • Free Narration and Dictation Technologies.

The course will be delivered by Mark Burleigh who has over 10 years of experience in training and teaching Assistive Technology to audiences from primary through to third level education. He holds a Single Honours Degree in Computer Science and a Research Masters Degree in Computer Science from University College Cork. He undertakes research in the area of Assistive Technology in Higher Education and has published to conference. He is also an Oracle Certified Associate in Java and has a passion for teaching technology to all levels.

Light Lunch will be provided.

To APPLY - Please complete the attached application form and send a cheque for €30 made payable to Carrick on Shannon Education Centre.

Please Note: A minimum of 20 participants will be required to attend the course. If we do not reach this capacity then the course will be cancelled and your cheque returned to you.

Course Details

Course Date 07-03-2020 11:00 am
Course End Date 07-03-2020 5:00 am
Cut off date 22-02-2020 9:00 am
Facilitator Mark Burleigh
Select Hours 6
Location Carrick-on-Shannon Education Centre
Attachment Assistive Technology for Specific Learning Difficulties - Application Form.pdf
Eng Ireland Assistive Technology v7.pdf
Engineers Ireland Specific Learning Differences.pdf



Marymount, Carrick-on-Shannon
Co. Leitrim, Rep. of Ireland

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