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Ynez Peterson
Ynez Peterson
Assistive Technology Specialist
VDOE’s Training and Technical Assistance Center at ODU

Ynez has 25+ years of experience as both an Occupational Therapist and Assistive Technology Specialist providing support to students and adults with disabilities and their teachers. She has shared her passion for working with students with disabilities by consulting with teachers, presenting at local and national occupational therapy and assistive technology conferences, instructing college students, developing online instructional training modules, and creating professional development opportunities for educators and community partners.

Event(s) Authored
Archived Accessible Academic Activities – Literacy - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2013
Archived Do It Yourself Assistive Technology at Home - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2019-2020
Supporting AAC during virtual learning: Live Q & A - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2020-2021
Archived Using Sensory Activities to Promote a Readiness to Learn - Virtual TechKnowledgy 2020-2021