Technology International Incorporated 0f Virginia
US Department of Education

A User-Friendly Voice Interactive Learning Aid for Individuals with Handicaps (VILAH)

CUSTOMER:  U. S. Department of Education, Washington DC

CONTRACT #: 300-87-0088 & PR7006872

STARTING DATE: 9-30-87

DURATION:   30 months

AMOUNT: $129,255

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Dr. Jane Y. Murdock

OTHER KEY PERSONNEL:  Dr. Abdo A. Husseiny - Nancy O. Byrd - Cynthia Bechtel - Sam Abolrous

TECHNICAL MONITOR: Charles Freeman, DOED

 

Adaptation of Competitive Jobs For Individuals With Severe Disabilities

CUSTOMER:  Department of Education, Washington DC

CONTRACT #: RS89071006

STARTING DATE: 8-5-89

DURATION:   6 months

AMOUNT: $29,558

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Richard E. Jarka

OTHER KEY PERSONNEL:  Dr. S. Keith Adams - Dr. Abdo A. Husseiny - Nancy 0. Byrd - Dr. Zeinab A. Sabri

TECHNICAL MONITOR: Richard Melia

 

A Jobaid Expert for Persons With Disabilities

CUSTOMER:  U.S. Department of Education, Washington DC

CONTRACT #: RN91076102

STARTING DATE: 8-29-91

DURATION: 6 months

AMOUNT: $29,948

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Richard E. Jarka

OTHER KEY PERSONNEL: Ms. Brenda Odom - J. Sherman Richardson - Dr. Zeinab A. Sabri - Dr. A. A. Husseiny - Ms. Neelu Chattree - Patrick W. Martin

TECHNICAL MONITOR: Delores Watkins, NIDRR, DOED

 

Interactive Multimedia Math Instruction for Elementary School Children with Hearing Impairments

U.S. Department of Education Order # ED-99-PO-4641; September 1, 1999 – March 2000. DURATION: 6 months

SOLICITATION NO.: ED-99-Q-0002

TOPIC NO: 7; Development or Adaptation of Innovative Technologies to Enhance Learning and Development for Individuals with Disabilities of All Ages.

AMOUNT: $50,000

COTR: Richard Johnson, U.S. Department of Education, Mary E. Switzer Building, 330 C Street SW, Room 3415; Washington, DC

PI: Laurel Ann McLagan

Project team: Shane P. Babin, Christine Keiper, Norma Vickers; Thomas Perkins; Candace Martin, Sandy Drummond, Scott Drummond

 

Tools for Presentation of Visual Translation of Audio Inputs from Music

SOLICITATION NO. ED-01-Q-0003

Topic 3: Development of Technology for Access and Success for Students and Adults with Disabilities in Education and the Workplace, with a Focus on the Built or Electronic/Information Environments.

U.S. Department of Education Order Number: ED-01-PO-3678 August 15, 2001 to March 15, 2002.

COTR: Ramon Rodriguez, U.S. Department of Education, 33 C Street, SW, Room 3212, Washington DC; (202) 205-8555

PI: Jelena Todorovic

Project Team: Dr. Golden Richard; III (multimedia); Dr. Zeinab A, Sabri; Torri Carver (music and concerts ASL interpretation).

 

Web-Based Adult Learning Interactive Multimedia (ALIM)

Department of Education RFP ED-01-PO-3188; September 1, 2001 – March 2002.

Topic:  11- Development or Adaptation of Emerging and Cutting-Edge Technologies for Improving Teaching and Learning in Pre-Kindergarten to Postsecondary Education, or for Supporting School/Classroom Management and Comprehensive School Reform.

PI: Richard E. Jarka

Senior Scientists: Dr. Kasimu H. Ingawa (distance learning); Dr. Golden G. Richard, III (software development); Dr. Mohamed Ahmedna (nutrition); Ms. Judy Rae Allen (adult learning, literacy); Dr. Timothy A. Keiper (pedagogical analysis); Ms. Magdalena Ruz Hoppe (Spanish and adult learning).