Generic name:  Tablet computer
Description of the tool:  This is a small, table computer with a touchscreen, built-in camera, and built-in microphone.  This tool comes with pre-installed apps, including a calendar, "reminders", "photos", and a basic word processor.  It also provides quick access to the Internet, via wifi.  Finally, additional apps can be purchased through Apple's iTunes store.  You can find out more on the apple's website here:  http://www.apple.com/ipad/
Assistive technology domains that the tool addresses:   All.  The iPad itself is not typically "AT" however.  Its usually the apps that are considered AT. 



Apps for AT:

This handout will show you apps that we recommend in place of our customary AT software:  Click here to download



Instructional Technology:

For information on using the iPad for instructional technology, visit our Educational Technology site for iPads

Web Resources for Finding Special Education Instructional Technology Apps: