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AIM=AEM=ALM: 2016 Update from the National AEM Center


Friday, February 5, 2016

2:20PM – 3:20PM EST

2016 ATIA Conference
Orlando, FL

Joy Zabala and Diana Carl

Educators, families and curriculum and technology leaders


Join us to find out about the expanded work of the National Center on Accessible Educational Materials for Learning and what we can do for you! Hear about ways in which the AEM Center is like and different from the AIM Center. Learn about the technical assistance and supports provided by the Center. Tour the AEM website where information, tools, learning opportunities and other resources are freely available to all. This session–of high interest to families, educators, administrators and others–includes ways to increase the availability and use of accessible materials so that ALL may read! Insights, strategies, tools and connections to other initiatives will be shared and discussed. Bring your questions and comments to enhance and deepen the discussion.


Equipment or system where principal function is creation, conversion, duplication, control, display, interchange, transmission, reception, or broadcast of data.

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Accessible Educational Materials (AEM)

Print- and technology-based educational materials designed to be usable across the widest range of individual variability.

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Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM)

Print-based educational materials converted into specialized formats, related to the requirements of the IDEA statute.

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