‘TechTubs’ boost access to alternate curriculum for LAUSD students with significant disabilities

By Jennifer Herseim, Special Ed Connection® A “TechTub,” explains Ryan Morse, is a black-and-green plastic bin that contains four student iPads, one teacher iPad, four headsets, Apple TV Air Play, an AbleNet Action Dictionary, cables, and chargers.

To date, 288 TechTubs have been deployed in alternate curriculum programs for students with the most significant disabilities across Los Angeles Unified School District. The plan is to have one tub in each of these classrooms by the end of the 2016-17 school year, said Morse, an alternate curriculum specialist with the district. More …

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