DeCoste Writing Protocol
Making eLearning Accessible
Google for Education
Learning is For Life
Dyslexia & Dysgraphia
Presented by: Ruth Ziolkowski, OTR, MBA / Keri Huddleston,M.A., CCC-SLP / Don Johnston, M.S.
The design and delivery of Specially Designed Instruction (SDI) is at the core of special education (it’s what makes special ed, “special”).
But what does SDI look like for special educators through remote/eLearning? And, how can related service practitioners (AT/OT/SLP) support the process?
We’ll demonstrate how SDI can be delivered through a combination of accommodations / assistive technology and sample lessons and resources including:
Fill out the form and receive the recording and the eLearning template and access to eLearning resources including informational text to implement SDI.
President, Don Johnston Incorporated. Ruth is an Occupational Therapist, a national education leader and speaker. She has acted as liaison between the assessment consortia and Assistive Technology professionals. She has been a strong student advocate for more than 30 years. Most importantly, Ruth cares deeply about supporting kids who learn differently.
Keri is a published professional with over 25 years of experience working with students with a range of disabilities and the teams who support them. She has presented extensively at local, state, and national conferences in the areas of assistive technology, learning disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, augmentative communication, challenging behavior, consultative service, and executive functioning.
CEO/Founder, Don Johnston Incorporated
Don started his company in 1980 with a singular vision to help students read and write with technology. Since then, we’ve reached over 32,000 schools with our assistive technology tools. Don is a national speaker, a photographer, and the visionary behind Readtopia®—the comprehensive Reading/ELA curriculum for middle and high school students with complex needs.