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All About Switches

A switch is an input device that often looks like a simple button. The switch allows individuals with disabilities to independently activate switch-enabled devices such as toys, computers, phones, iPads and other items in their environment.

Switches can provide numerous opportunities to increase the integration of students in the classroom by enhancing their socialization, communication and independence. Students can use switches to engage in educational activities throughout the classroom.

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