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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until June, 2020.

  1. ADVANCED COMPUTER INTEGRATED WIRELESS BI-DIRECTIONAL GROUP RESPONSE SYSTEM

    SBC: Computer Enhanced Tech            Topic: N/A

    THE POWER OF INSTANT FEEDBACK IN STIMULATING LEARING HAS BEEN WELL DEMONSTRATED IN THE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY, BUT MODERN TECHNOLOGY HAS BEEN SLOW IN PRODUCING A PRACTICAL, RELIABLE AND COST-EFFECTIVE METHOD OF PROVIDING SUCH FEEDBACK IN THE CLASSROOM. WE PROPOSE TO DEVELOP A SYSTEM WHICH UTILIZES CURRENT TECHNOLOGY TO ENHANCE THE LEARNING SITUATION FOR THE PUPIL AND INCREASE THE EFFICIENCY OF THE ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  2. PRIMARY STUDENTS AND PARENTS: HOMEBASED MODULES FOR LIMITEDENGLISH PROFICIENT LEARNING TO LEARN

    SBC: Juarez and Associates, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1991 Department of Education
  3. IDENTIFICATION OF MAJOR BARRIERS AFFECTING EMPLOYERS' DECISIONS TO HIRE HANDICAPPED WORKERS

    SBC: Psi Assoc Inc            Topic: N/A

    THIS RESEARCH WILL SURVEY A STRATIFIED SAMPLE OF 120 EMPLOYERS IN N.E. OHIO (BASED ON SIZE, FUNCTION, AND SIMILAR VARIABLES) TO DETERMINE WHAT MAJOR FACTORS AFFECT EMPLOYERS IN THEIR HIRING OF HANDICAPPED PERSONS. PSYCHOLOGISTS WILL INTERVIEW PERSONNEL DECISION MAKERS TO IDENTIFY EMPLOYER'S PERSPECTIVES ON BARRIERS TO THE GREATER EMPLOYMENT OF HANDICAPPED PERSONS. RESULTING FROM THIS INVESTIGATION ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  4. UTILIZING VOICE ENTRY TECHNOLOGY FOR ADAPTING HIGH DEMAND JOB TASKS FOR HANDICAPPED PERSONS

    SBC: Rehab Software            Topic: N/A

    REHAB SOFTWARE PROPOSES TO DETERMINE THE FEASIBILITY OF UTILIZING VOICE ENTRY TECHNOLOGY (VET) TO ADAPT WORK TASKS IN HIGH LABOR DEMAND JOBS FOR ACCESS BY HANDICAPPED PERSONS.HIGH DEMAND JOBS OBTAINED FROM U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR WILL BE ANALYZED TO DETERMINE APPLICABILITY OF EXISTING VOICE ENTRY TECHNOLOGY. FROM THIS ANALYSIS TEN OCCUPATIONS WILL BE SELECTED FOR WHICH SPECIFIC VOICE ENTRY TECHNO ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  5. TEACHING BILLINGUAL READING & LANGUAGE ARTS WITH MICROCOMPUTERS IN THE CHICANO COMMUNITY

    SBC: Research & Resources            Topic: N/A

    PHASE 1 OF THIS PROJECT WILL INTEGRATE THE USE OF WORD-PROCESSING SKILLS DEVELOPMENT IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH, PEER-TUTORING, AND COMMUNITY/BUSINESS INVOLVEMENT. PEER DIADS OF BILLINGUAL AND LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENT HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WILL BE INSTRUCTED IN THE USE OF A WORD-PROCESSING PROGRAM AND HOW TO UTILIZE THOSE SKILLS IN READING COMPREHENSION STRATEGIES AND CREATIVE WRITING. STUDENT DIADS ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  6. USE OF LARGE VOCABULARY, NATURAL SPEECH RECOGNITION TO ASSIST THE DEAF IN DEVELOPING COMPREHENSIBLE LANGUAGE

    SBC: Speech Systems Inc            Topic: N/A

    ONE OF THE MOST DIFFICULT AREAS IN ASSISTING THE DEAF TO DEVELOP A COMPREHENSIBLE LANGUAGE IS IN TEACHING PROPER PRONUNCIATION OF SPOKEN WORDS. IN THIS AREA, THE DEAF STUDENT REQUIRES CONSIDERABLE PRACTICE AND FEEDBACK AS HE/SHE ATTEMPTS TO LEARN TO SPEAK THE LANGUAGE PROPERLY. SOME AREAS OF LANGUAGE LEARNING CAN BE TAUGHT IN A CLASSROOMENVIRONMENT. THESE INCLUDE VOCABULARY, GRAMMAR AND WRITING.HO ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  7. INPUT AND OUTPUT MECHANISMS AND DEVICES

    SBC: Stafftec            Topic: N/A

    A SIX MONTH EFFORT IS PROPOSED TO DEVELOP A 2-CHANNEL ELECTROMYOGRAM (EMG) ADAPTIVE-FIRMWARE CARD SYSTEM FOR IBM AND IBM COMPATIBLE COMPUTERS. THE ADAPTIVE-FIRMWARE CARD SYSTEM WILL PROVIDE KEYBOARD INPUT THAT IS CONTROLLED BY EMG SIGNALS. THE SYSTEM IS DESIGNED FOR DISABLED INDIVIDUALS WHO CAN NOT USE STANDARD KEYBOARDS IN THEIR NORMAL FASHION. THE SYSTEM WILL BE "TRANSPARENT" TO THE COMPUTER AND ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  8. INPUT AND OUTPUT MECHANISMS AND DEVICES.

    SBC: Trans Tech Alliances Corp            Topic: N/A

    DEVELOPMENT OF A SPEECH LEARNING MACHINE FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED. USE OF TECHNOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS FOR ASSISTING THE DEAF TO DEVELOP COMPREHENSIBLE LANGUAGE. A VOICE RECOGNITION DEVICE WILL BE COUPLED THROUGH COMPUTER TO A COLOR DISPLAY. CLEARLY ENUNCIATED WORDS WILL BE DISPLAYED TOGETHER WITH THE PRINTED WORD, AND IF DESIRED, GRAPHICS DEPICTING MOUTH SHAPE AND TONGUE POSITION, ETC. THE HEARING ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of Education
  9. ADAPTIVE ARRAY TECHNOLOGY FOR TRANSPORTABLE LONG WAVELENGTH GROUND-BASED BISTATIC RADAR SYSTEMS

    SBC: Adaptive Sensors Inc.            Topic: N/A

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1991 Department of DefenseArmy
  10. PORTABLE LIGHT-WEIGHT FIELD DENTAL CHAIR UTILIZING COMPOSITE MATERIALS

    SBC: Adelsys Inc            Topic: N/A

    DENTAL ILLNESSES AND INJURIES OCCURRING IN THE FIELD ARE DIFFICULT TO TREAT WITHOUT A DENTAL CHAIR. WE HAVE DESIGNED A FIELD EXPEDIENT DENTAL CHAIR MADE OF COMPOSITE (PRIMARILY HONEYCOMB AND CARBONGRAPHITE FIBER) MATERIALS. THE CHAIR ALLOWS BOTH STAND-UP AND SIT DOWN DENTISTRY. THE CHAIR WEIGHS LESS THAN TEN LB., FOLDS TO A SMALL VOLUME, IS EASILY CLEANED AND IS RUGGED. ADDITIONALLY, THE DEVICE AL ...

    SBIR Phase I 1987 Department of DefenseArmy
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