Conversations with Chase

Conversations with Chase

Chase is a master of switch technology and is adept at using eye gaze technology. He is a smart, determined and inspiring 17 year old with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (Type 1).

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Decisive Dacian

Decisive Dacian

Dacian is an accessibility activist and is passionate about raising awareness about this topic. He is involved in a Youth Leadership group through Community Living Victoria.

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Fayth Says

Fayth Says

Building Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) capacity within a school district is one of the many custom requests that can be made at SET-BC. At Rocky Mountain School in Elkford B.C.,…

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Silver Creek at the Heritage Fair

Silver Creek at the Heritage Fair

Since 2003, the Heritage Fair has been an annual event across the province bringing together 4,000 students and 700 volunteers to demonstrate their knowledge about Canadian history.

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Student Writing Soars with Chromebooks at Macaulay Elementary

Student Writing Soars with Chromebooks at Macaulay Elementary

Deanna Reid teaches grades 4 and 5 at Macaulay Elementary in the Greater Victoria School District and has been teaching for 6 years. When she applied to SET-BC she wanted to see what effect using assistive technology would have on her class – specifically how it would affect her student’s writing.

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Taking the Technology Leap

Taking the Technology Leap

Maria King is a grade 4-5 teacher at Queen Mary Elementary in School District 39 who is using iPads in the classroom. She has been teaching 26 years in Taiwan, Illinois, New York and Vancouver. Maria is a beginning teacher to implement technology in her everyday lessons and was excited to apply to SET-BC to try iPads.

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Ruben uses TouchChat for Inclusion

Ruben uses TouchChat for Inclusion

Ruben is currently in Grade 7. He is a very happy and enthusiastic young man who loves stories and enjoys being amongst his peers. His determination and eagerness to learn has increased his stamina in a Grade 7 classroom.

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Spheros Roll Into Martin Morigeau Elementary

Spheros Roll Into Martin Morigeau Elementary

Canal Flats is the perfect location for rolling Spheros – check out how technology is supporting the development of students’ communication, coding, digital storytelling and video production skills in Martin Morigeau Elementary!

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Keeping up with Mac

Keeping up with Mac

It is almost impossible to keep up with Mac – a wonderfully capable and intelligent Grade 8 student attending Ballenas Secondary in Parksville. His use of an eye gaze system is truly inspiring!

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