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SIGITE/RIIT 2012 » ACM Conference on IT Education/Research » Poster: Assisting Students with Disabilities in Distance Education: An Exploratory Study into Their Experiences

Poster: Assisting Students with Disabilities in Distance Education: An Exploratory Study into Their Experiences

  • The escalation in DE presents both opportunities and challenges to students with disabilities. For students with disabilities, DE technology can help them read when they cannot see and learn when they have the desire to study. However, when the proper care is not taken in the development of these technological resources and tools, DE courses can be inaccessible to these students. The current study seeks to investigate how to assist students with disabilities in DE environments, and ultimately, to improve the role that technology plays in the distance education of students with disabilities in the higher education arena.

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    SIGITE/RIIT 2012

    Canada , Calgary, AlbertaยทOctober 10 - 13, 2012

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    $320 Non-Members Early (Ends Aug 31)
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