9. Disability

9.1 Creating Educational Opportunities for Children with Special Needs: Inclusive education in Thailand

SpeakerName: Dr. Samart Ratanasakorn, Senior Officer, Bureau of Special Education, Office of Basic Education, Ministry of Education, Thailand Description: This presentation shared that changes in...

9.2 Classroom Management: The natural environment for the Visually Impaired with Additional Disabilities for...

SpeakerName: Ms. Siriporn Tantaopas, Special Education Teacher, Senior Professional Level, Northern School for the Blind, Chiang Mai, Thailand Description: This presentation shared the ways in...

9.3 Teaching Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

SpeakerName: Ms. Chantal Sicile-Kira, Founder and President, Autism College, USA Description: This presentation provided information about Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), how ASDs impact learning, and...

9.4 Innovations of Assistive Technologies in Special Education (AT)

SpeakerName: Prof. Jun Ishikawa, Chairperson, Commission on the Policy for Persons with Disabilities, CABINET OFFICE Description: This presentation highlighted that DropTalk assists children with autism...

9.5 Innovative teaching practices in Krousar Thmey (New Family)

SpeakerName: Ms. Phalla Neang, Coordinator for blind children education, Krousar Thmey (New Family), Cambodia Description: This presentation shared that prior to 2000, deaf or blind...

9.6 NVDA: Improving Education Opportunities for the Blind

SpeakerName: Mr. Michael Curran, Founder, NV Access, Australia Description: This presentation elucidated how NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access)—the free, open source screen reading software developed by...