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ADAPTIVE DEVICES FOR HANDICAPPED LEARNERS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Education
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
3578
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3578
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Education Turnkey Systems Inc.
256 North Washington Street Falls Chruch, VA 22046
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: ADAPTIVE DEVICES FOR HANDICAPPED LEARNERS
Agency: ED
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $30,000.00
 

Abstract:

IN THIS PHASE I EFFORT, EDUCATION TURNKEY SYSTEMS, INC. WILL STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF INTEGRATING PUBLIC DOMAIN AND USER-SUPPORTED MICROCOMPUTER SOFTWARE WITH ADAPTIVE DEVICES TO ENHANCE THE ABILITY OF HANDICAPPED STUDENTS AND TEACHERS TO USE MICROCOMPUTER-BASED LEARNING. AS PART OF THIS EFFORT,TURNKEY WILL CONDUCT A NUMBER OF IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES DESIGNED TO ASSESS THE TECHNOLOGICAL, ECONOMICAL, AND ADMINISTRA TIVE FEASIBILITY OF SUCH AN APPROACH. SPECIFICALLY, THESE TASKS INCLUDE: 1. IDENTIFICATION OF PUBLIC DOMAIN, USER- SUPPORTED, AND SOME COMMERCIAL SOFTWARE PACKAGES WHOSE STRUCTURE AND OBJECTIVES ARE WELL SUITED TO MODIFICATION FORUSE WITH ADAPTIVE DEVICES; 2. DETERMINATION OF THE TYPES OF ADAPTIVE DEVICES WHICH ARE BEST SUITED TO INTEGRATION WITH MICROCOMPUTERS AND APPROPRIATE SOFTWARE; 3. AN ANALYSISOF BOTH THE SOFTWARE AND DEVICES TO SPECIFY HIGH PRIORITY MATCHES WHICH WILL SERVE AS THE BASIS FOR PHASE II PRODUCTS ;AND 4. IF EARLIER TASKS SUGGEST SUCH A CONCEPT IS FASIBLE, PREPARATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE PLAN FOR PHASE II PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT AND A PRELIMINARY PLAN FOR PHASE III MARKETING AND FURTHER DEVELOPMENT.

Principal Investigator:


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Business Contact:

Charles L. Blaschke
President
7035362310
Small Business Information at Submission:

Education Turnkey Systems Inc.
256 North Washington Street Falls Chruch, VA 22046

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No