Survival Tech Skills for Remote Learning in College

Let’s Connect, Collaborate and Brainstorm Solutions for Success!  


 Learn from two professionals whose mission it is to help you leverage the benefits of technology to make life and learning easier!


Come join us. Everyone is welcome! 

Dates/ Times: 

Part 1: Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 1:00-2:30 PM (Eastern Time) on Zoom.  The recording will be available on-demand until 12/31/2020 for everyone who registers for this mini-course.

Part 2: Thursday, December 10, 2020. 1:00-2:30 PM (Eastern Time) on Zoom.  The recording will be available on-demand until 12/31/2020 for everyone who registers for this mini-course.

Part 3:  Q & A / online support session with Dr. Brian Friedlander on Tuesday, December 15th from 1:00-2:00 PM

               Q & A / online support session with Joan Green on Thursday, December 17th from 10:00-11:00 AM

Part 4Private 1:1 sessions. Everyone who is registered for this course, will have the opportunity to sign up for individual online coaching sessions with either  Joan or Brian from 12/8/20-12/21/20. The cost will be $100 for two 30-minute appointments. Registration for these sessions will begin on 12/8/20. 

Cost: $89.95 for access to parts 1-3 of the mini-course 

Discounts are available for multiple members of the same family (50% off after the first person registers at the full price) as well as other groups.  Just write us a note as you register and we will be happy to send you a link to use for additional registrations at a reduced price.

Handouts for each presentation will be available in both 1 slide per page and 6 slides per page PDF files formats. In addition, a comprehensive list with live links to all products and resources will be included in this mini-course.

This unique mini-course is perfect for college students as well as college counselors, learning support specialists, tutors, advocates and family members. Everyone is welcome!

Join Joan and Brian to become “in the know” about how older students can benefit from new features and mobile devices to support learning.


Learn more about devices, apps, features and other tools you may not know exist to overcome barriers for distance learning!

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  • Did you know that it is now possible to use Zoom for distant support using remote control features? 
  • Are you aware that Microsoft offers fantastic tools for reading text aloud? 
  • Wondering which Google Chrome extensions may be helpful for college students?
  • Curious why it’s so important that students be skilled at taking screenshots ?
  • Ovewhelmed trying to figure out options for taking digital notes?


"I just finished listening to Survival Tech Skills for Remote Learning in College. The whole presentation was eye-opening and I thank you."


"This is a fantastic resource. Thanks for putting it together!”


"Thank you! This is going to be very helpful!"


Don’t miss this content-filled unique mini-course!


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Joan Green

Joan always has an eye out for affordable cutting-edge technologies to help others thrive in life. As a speech-language pathologist and tech coach, her mission is to help people of all ages not only overcome communication, literacy, and cognitive challenges but to maximize success and happiness.

In addition to providing 1:1 therapy, online tech coaching, professional development and online webinars and courses, Joan has published 4 books. Her most recent bestselling publication was published in 2018 titled, Assistive Technology in Special Education, 3rd Edition: Resources to Support Literacy, Communication and Learning Differences. More information can be found at 

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Brian Friedlander, Ph.D.

Brian is an associate professor of education at St. Elizabeth University in Morristown, NJ, where he coordinates graduate programs in special education and teaches graduate courses in assistive technology.  A school psychologist with expertise in the area of assistive technology, Brian has a passion for using all kinds of technology in his professional work.

Friedlander consults to many school districts in the State of New Jersey and has taught thousands of educators how to utilize the tools and methodologies of mind mapping to improve learning in the classroom.  He is also a consultant in private practice in the area of assistive technology and maintains an active blog at

Technology’s purpose is to make life easier. I hope you’ll join us so that we can help you jumpstart your success!

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer CEUs or Certificates of Completion?
A Certificate of Completion will be provided at the end of the course upon request. Professional CEUs are not available at this time. 
Will this mini-course replace professional consultations?

No. This mini-course does not replace the training and judgment of speech-language pathologists, occupational therapists, special educators, educational psychologists or other related professionals.

What if I am interested in this content but am unable to attend one or both of the sessions in person?

You are welcome to register for the course even if you are unable to participate live if you’d like to view the recordings and have access to a copy of the slides and resource list. 

Is there a discount if additional family members would like to register for this course so we can learn together?

Absolutely! Go ahead and register and then send an email to Let us know how many others would like to register in your group and we will send you a discount code for each additional member of your household to receive a 50% discount! 

Is there a discount if multiple members of my organization would like to register?

We are so glad you asked! Go ahead and register, then reach out to and let us know how many others would like to register in your organization. We will work out a significant discount for you and provide you with a coupon code that others can use when registering. 

What if I am unavailable to schedule the 1:1 online coaching sessions with Joan or Brian before the end of the course?

Joan and Brian are offering a significant discount for the 30-minute sessions until 12/21/20. We’ve cleared our schedules in order to be available. As of now, the significantly reduced rate for the private sessions will not be available after the course ends. 

Please keep in mind that Joan and Brian will be continuing to offer 1:1 online support, just not at this discounted rate. Feel free to reach out to Joan ( or Brian ( to learn more about their individual businesses and how they can help you after the course ends. 

Thank you to our supporters for helping us get the word out!

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This mini-course does not replace therapy and/or medical advice.