Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology in Post Secondary Education (QIAT-PS)

Author: jpete

Janet Peters is the Project Coordinator on Educational and Assistive Technology with the Great Lakes ADA Center, which offers technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act in the great lakes region. Janet has 20 years of experience and knowledge in the area of technology for people with disabilities. She has worked extensively with business entities and state and local governments to maximize technology use to further employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities. She is the creator and developer of Punch-in a self directed employment resource for young adults with disabilities. Punch-in incorporates current Web 2.0 technologies to deliver needed personal development for young adults. She also manages the Accessible Technology Webinar Series, which offers six high quality presentations from nationally recognized speakers to raise awareness and expertise in accessible technology. She also is co-creator of AccessibleTech.org. The purpose of AccessibleTech.org is to build a partnership between the disability and business communities to promote full and unrestricted participation in society for persons with disabilities through the promotion of technology that is accessible to all. Janet has her certification in assistive technology from California State University – Northridge and B.A. in Computer Science and a Masters of Education in Learning Technologies...