MISSION STATEMENT
MISSION STATEMENT
Paul Thompson's Consultancy
Paul Thompson's Consultancy 

Computer Assistive technology

Assistive or Adaptive Technology is a piece of equipment that is customized to make life easeir for a person with a disability.

 

A system that aids individuals who are not independent verbal communication is defined as an argumentative communication system.  These systems can also inculde speech, gestures, sign language, symbols, synthesized speech, decicated communication aids or microcomputers.

 

The personal computer  can be the backbone of being indpendent to millions of individuals with sensory physical, and learning disabilities.

 

Accessible computer equipment and personal computer access aids make it easier for computer users to use word processing programs, surf the internet at home or in the workpalce, and send emails, but they can also help non-computer user handle many tasks that are not actually computer tasks.

 

Examples of Assistive Computer Technology in the work place include:

 

  1. Optical Characer Recognition (OCR)
  2. Screen Readers
  3. Non-assistive computer programs, such as electronic emails and instant messenger service
  4. Magnification software

The most common modifictions that can be made to allow for data input  in the workplace include:

  1. Adpted keyboards
  2. On Screen keyboards
  3. Alternative communication programs
  4. Voice recognition

 

MatchWare MindView is a comprehensive, visual learning tool aimed to help individuals develop and organize ideas. Based on the proven Mind Mapping theory, it enhances creativity, clarifies thinking and improves memory with a choice of a variety of ready-to-use concept map templates to choose from, easy-to-use wizards and professional clipart to improve a document layout.

 

Text Gold Read And Write is  a literacy tool that helps every student to remove the barrier academic achievement. The award-winning assistive technology is a solution for reading, writing and language learning, which is  used daily by students and educators worldwide.

 

MatchWare MindView is a comprehensive, visual learning tool aimed to help individuals develop and organize ideas. Based on the proven Mind Mapping theory, it enhances creativity, clarifies thinking and improves memory with a choice of a variety of ready-to-use concept map templates to choose from, easy-to-use wizards and professional clipart to improve a document layout.

 

Text Gold Read And Write is  a literacy tool that helps every student to remove the barrier academic achievement. The award-winning assistive technology is a solution for reading, writing and language learning, which is  used daily by students and educators worldwide.

 

People working in blue-chip companies, public sector and non-profit organisations Text Gold Read And Write is an assistive technology solution that can help millions of people in the workplace read, write and communicate with greater confidence.

 

Inspiration is a visual learning or mind mapping tool, which supports all aspects of planning a persons work in great detail, making it a very useful revision tool for students studying for exams so that they can successfully pass them

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