Peer support for digital skills & inclusion in Education and Employment

conorhartigan

I can provide training and recommendations to students on voice recognition, magnifiers, screen readers, literacy support software, general accessibility, freeware and IPad accessibility & apps.

  • : for two months or longer
  • : Yes
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  • : No
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  • : Mid West Region - preferably Limerick

Facilitated the establishment of the assistive technology assessment centre in the University of Limerick in 2007. Conor has been subsequently working as the regional assistive technology coordinator, based in the University of Limerick. Prior to that has worked as the assistive technology officer in the University of Limerick, supporting students with disabilities within the University from 2003 to 2007. Conor now provides professional outreach assistive technology services to students, family members, educational professionals and organisations in the mid-west region.
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  • : Propose myself as a Champion
  • : Digital skills building
  • : I have years of experience supporting and training students with disabilities using their technologies in their education. We always try to focus on the student, their needs, the specific tasks they need to accomplish and lastly try to match those needs to a technology. We also try to assist a student and their support network/family/school with as much assistive technology training and support as possible.