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Matthew Newton
Matthew Newton
EdS, ATP, CPACC
Assistive Technology Coordinator
Virginia Department of Education's Training and Technical Assistance Center at Virginia Tech

Matt's focus is supporting general and special education teachers, administrators, and related service providers in finding and implementing low to high-tech solutions and UDL strategies for PK-12 students with disabilities. Matt began his career in education as a special education teacher working with learners with multiple disabilities in the Roanoke City Public Schools division and has also served there as an instructional technology resource teacher. He was recognized as Roanoke City's Teacher of the Year in 2014 and Virginia's Region 6 Teacher of the Year in 2015.


Event(s) Authored
Online Artificial Intelligence (AI) Supporting Diverse Learners - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2022-2023
AT Teams Oregon Trail Style! - 2023 TechKnowledgy Conference
Archived Built-in and Free Chromebook Accessibility Features - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2020-2021
Archived Digital Accessibility Summer Series: Video Accessibility - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Archived Digital Accessibility Summer Series: PDF Accessibility - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Canceled Adapting Play - Making Toys Accessible - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Archived Do It Yourself Assistive Technology at Home - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Archived Adapting Play - Making Toys Accessible - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Archived Meet Alexa, Your New Classroom (Voice) Assistant - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2017-2018