OUR SERVICES

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Each LATI center provides in-depth trainings on specific areas of AT that are designed for newcomers as well as experienced professionals looking to expand their perspective of AT. These trainings are offered at the center, in the districts and online. To register for a training, log into Coursewhere. If you wish to host a training for your district, contact your local AT Center.

STUDENT CONSULTATIONS

Each LATI center provides consultative services aimed at identifying the appropriate AT needs of individual students.  These services include observation, teacher/staff interviews, review of current AT (if any), implementation of new AT and follow up.  Contact your local AT Center to request a consultation.

Regional AT Centers
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

Each LATI center provides support for school staff, parents, agencies and individuals that is designed to address implementation of AT strategies and devices, as well as difficulties with hardware and software.  This assistance is provided through phone calls, emails, and face to face.  Contact your local AT Center if you need technical assistance.

SHORT TERM LOAN LIBRARY

Each LATI center provides, at no cost, a wide variety of AT devices, equipment, software and professional development material to school personnel in order to improve access to AT.  The library is designed to provide short-term (4 weeks) loan of AT for conducting assessments, trial basis implementation and professional development.  This program is not intended to provide long term use of equipment for either student specific or classroom use.  Contact your locat AT Center for more information.

DISCLAIMER

The Louisiana Assistive Technology Initiative is a project funded by the Louisiana Department of Education. Reference in this web site to any specific commercial products, process, service, manufacturer, or company does not constitute its endorsement or recommendation by the Louisiana DOE. The Louisiana DOE is not responsible for the contents of any "off-site" web page referenced from this site.