SCDE AT Specialists

SC Collaborative Assistive Technology Network

Map of SC counties and which AT Specialists are responsible for them.

Upstate Region

Counties: Oconee, Pickens, Greenville, Spartanburg, Cherokee, Anderson, Union, Abbeville, Greenwood, Newberry, McCormick, Edgefield, and Saluda

Mark Daniels
100 Blassingame Road
Greenville, SC 29601

Coastal Region

Counties: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Jasper, Lexington, Orangeburg

Sara J. McKay
1429 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201

PeeDee Region

Counties: Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Dillon, Fairfield, Florence, Horry, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee, Marion, Marlboro, Richland, Sumter, and Williamsburg, York

Madalina Tudora
8361 Charlotte Hwy
Fort Mill, SC 29707

SCDE AT Specialists are available to all school districts and schools, for:

  • Presentations, workshops and trainings for districts/regions on assistive technology, both in person and online
  • Collaboration with instructional technology specialists
  • Assistance in inventorying assistive technology hardware in region
  • Needs assessment of assistive technology in region, districts and schools
  • Assistance in the formation of assistive technology teams within districts and schools
  • Assistance in obtaining funding through grants
  • AT consideration consultations
  • Provide local teams the skills needed so they can conduct assistive technology evaluations and assessments

These Specialists assist and support administrators, teachers and other district and school staff. They travel throughout the state to districts and schools. They can provide help in determining appropriate AT in the following categories:

  • environmental control units
  • seating positioning
  • manual powered mobility
  • aids for daily living
  • job site modification
  • augmentative communication devices
  • assistive devices for hearing impairments
  • assistive devices for visual impairments
  • computer access hardware
  • computer access software
  • orientation and mobility
back to top