25 Technologies That Will Change Your Life in Special Education

| March 30, 2019

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Telehealth platforms — speech therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and/or mental health services via computer, tablet, or smartphone. • No longer are location and travel barriers to working with professionals in the field • Therapy is available to everyone, everywhere, anytime • Licensed clinical professionals work face-to-face with students via secure, live, online video sessions Drives engagement and student outcomes.

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eLogic Learning

Ranked as the #1 LMS (out of over 700) by E-learning 24/7 in 2017 and the #1 Best All-Purpose Extended Enterpise LMS by Talented Learning in 2016, eLogic produces meaningful results for its client partners. Founded in 2001, eLogic Learning is an industry-leading provider of Learning Management Systems, custom content development and learning strategy solutions. Our cloud-based learning management technology, content capabilities and accompanying subject matter expertise provide every partner with a tailored approach to success.

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