We are excited to introduce our newest team member and contributor, Jim Tignor. Jim is an Occupational Therapist (OT) and Assistive Technology Professional (ATP), who has been working with K-12 students for over fifteen years. He currently serves as the lead of Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School's Assistive Technology team, and authors the Tek-Ninja blog about the intersection of low and high technology, occupational therapy, and education.
In this interview, Jim discusses:
- his role as an OT/ATP
- the sensory needs of students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
- the challenges he faces as an IEP team member and how CFA helps facilitate more thoughtful collaboration