Educational Programs >> KDS >> Assistive Technology
The Kennedy Day School provides assistive technology solutions to support student
learning throughout the curriculum.
The student's team continually assesses the child's strengths and challenges to
determine how technology can improve funtioning or provide better access to the
The Assistive Technology Specialist works directly with students to determine
individual assisitive technology needs, provides consultation, customization and,
as needed, fabrication of high and low tech options to enhance student learning,
communication, social interactions, and environmental control through the use of
technology. Assisitive technology tools offer students mechanisms for greater
independence, self-direction in learning and enhanced self-esteem.