Module 1

AIM Intro

Module 2


Why AEM?

The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) requires school districts to provide AEM to students with print disabilities, including students with visual impairments.

1 Watch this video by Ohio leaders on why AEM is important to you and your students.
2 Watch this short video on how AEM help support student learning.
3 Read this brief article on why many students need accessible instructional materials.
4 Video: AEM is one piece of the least restrictive environment (LRE) puzzle. View this video by Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence (OCALI) for a brief overview.
5 View this slideshow about federal legislation and school districts’ responsibilities for providing accessible instructional materials to students.
6 Read a testimonial from a student in Ohio who receives AEM from CISAM and how it impacts her achievement.
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Self-Check 1: Why AEM?