Consider the unique contexts

Activity 5.10a
Consider the unique contexts
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Listen to or read the three perspectives on Sophie’s situation: Audio 5.4: Ms. Mary's perspective (family child care
provider), Audio 5.5: Holly’s perspective (Sophie’s mother) and Audio 5.6: Karen's perspective (speech therapist).
In your own words, briefly describe the situation from each of the following perspectives:
1. Program context – What are the characteristics of the family child care program? What are the attitudes and
beliefs of the family child care provider?
2. Family perspective – What are Sophie’s strengths, needs, and preferences? How does Sophie’s mother feel
about use of assistive technology (AT)?
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3. What is Karen’s perspective on working with Sophie and introducing AT?
4. What is your own perspective on Sophie’s situation?
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