Assistive Technology

The Office of Assistive Technology is a part of Baltimore County Public Schools Office of Special Education’s Related Services Division. Assistive Technology is a device and/or service determined by an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) team to be necessary to provide a student with educationally relevant and necessary access to a Free and Appropriate Education (FAPE) in a least restrictive environment (LRE). Assistive technology services must be considered for any student receiving special education as indicated by the federal law, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA, 1997).

Additionally, the Office of Assistive Technology provides:

  • Student consultation and/or assessment
  • On-Site Training
  • Staff Development
  • Software and Hardware Training and Technical Support
  • Lending Library
  • Collaborative Training with Towson University and Johns Hopkins University


The Office of Assistive Technology website includes:


 Kama Dwyer, M.S., CCC-SLP
Assistive Technology Team Leader

Assistive Technology Office
Loch Raven Technical Academy
8101 LaSalle Road
Baltimore, MD 21286
443-809-2299  fax: 410-828-3938


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