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assistive technology newsThe AT Voice brings you the latest higher education sector headlines, specifically on assistive technology news.

Head straight here for the latest assistive software product launches and version releases. Our news page will also cover any regulatory updates on the disabled students allowance and needs assessments policy and procedures.

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NTEhub: New web-based note writing and study companion software for the DSA

NTEhub is being released on 1st June 2019 by the Notetalker and Note Taking Express teams as part of a completely new DSA offering for the 2019/20 academic year. The...
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SLC equipment and training tender to go ahead in 2019

Following an SLC market engagement day on Friday 15th March in Darlington, the sector awaits the publication of the formal tender for the supply of both equipment and training...
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New MindManager release for Mac

To follow up on their 2019 Windows release, information visualization software pioneer MindManager recently launched MindManager 12 for Mac. This release brings a host of new features and visualization...
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What’s it like to be an AT Trainer? Tell us for a chance to...

The AT Voice has launched a campaign to find out what it’s like being an AT trainer. In pursuit of our core purpose to amplify DSA professionals’ voices, we want...
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Present Pal launches content for needs assessors

Presentation software Present Pal has launched an entirely new website this month with a dedicated area for disability needs assessors. This area of the website includes a downloadable justifications...
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Learning Labs’ e-Learning Portal Wins ‘Tech for Good’ Award

Assistive technology e-learning solution, Learning Labs, was named this year’s ‘Tech for Good’ winner for helping disabled students overcome barriers to learning, at the 2018 Dynamites Technology Awards. The award...
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MindManager for Windows 2019 release

Information visualisation software MindManager has launched the 2019 edition for Windows with a host of new features and enhancements to support disabled students. Over 65% of the population are visual...
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Read&Write 12, MindView 7 and more software now live in the Learning Labs portal

e-Learning portal for assistive technology, Learning Labs has announced the launch of a total of seven new and updated tutorials or 'Labs' including Read&Write 12 and MindView 7. These new...
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e-Quality Learning recruits for seven additional trainers to meet nation-wide demand for personalised learning

Assistive technology training provider e-Quality Learning has recruited two new trainers in Devon and North Wales, with plans to recruit a further five. Increasing demand for e-Quality Learning’s personalised approach...
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e-Quality Learning releases stats in a bid to raise sector standards

Leading assistive technology training provider, e-Quality Learning, is sharing its internal stats in an effort to spark debate and ultimately improve standards for AT training across the sector. e-Quality Learning...