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Discover Adaptive Technologies Used by Paralympic Athletes

posted on December 26, 2013

Discover Adaptive Technologies Used by Paralympic Athletes

Ring in the New Year with the PBS LearningMedia staff and some of their favorite digital resources! As we look forward to Sochi in 2014, explore how science, technology, engineering and math can support athletes with physical disabilities as they compete at elite levels. These standards-based resources increase students’ awareness of Paralympic sports; highlighting the adaptive technologies used by Paralympic athletes and showcasing the engineering design process used to create them.

Click HERE to check out this engaging topic for grades 6-12. 

Tags: disabilities education educators Olympics STEM teachers technology

Subjects: The ArtsScience & Technology


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