What is the significance of Assistive Technology in the field of education?

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As greater emphasis is placed on the inclusion of all students in the learning process, assistive technology is seen as a vital part of this mission.  The ability of assistive technology to help ensure that all students are a part of the learning process is vital.  Prior to assistive technology, specific students were denied voice in the realm of modern education.  Educators and parents were challenged in attempting to include their experience in modern education.  This relegation of voice was stopped with the advent of assistive technology....

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