Date: Thu, 26 May 2005 13:10:20 -0400 (EDT)

Author: Richard Berg

Subject: Re: Student response systems/Blind Students

Post:

Tim,

Talk with the people at your Disabled Student Services department. They
have probably done what you need before and have suggestions. They take
care of the whole thing here - not very effectively, but at least it is a
start.

Dick

On Thu, 26 May 2005, Tim Cook wrote:

> Hello everyone:
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> Here's a difficult problem. How can blind students participate in
> classes using student response systems such as PRS. And beyond that,
> even manage in a physics class at all. Does anyone have any good ideas
> or experience with this? What we have come up with so far is to hire an
> upper level undergrad to act as a notetaker/ assistant in both lecture
> and lab. Any other ideas would be appreciated.
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> Tim Cook, Ariz. State
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Dr. Richard E. Berg, Professor of the Practice
Director, Physics Lecture-Demonstration Facility
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