Alt+Shift is a collaborative & impact-focused organization advancing:

  • The belief that every student is capable of learning and thriving within his/her educational environment.
  • Educator skills, knowledge and drive to improve learning.
  • Partnerships to co-construct systems at all levels to benefit students.

Lending Library

The Alt+Shift Lending Library contains assistive technology equipment and software that is available to Michigan's PK-12 public schools for short-term use.

Around the State

Seeking Input from People Who Use Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) Devices

Chris Klein, an AAC advocate, professional, and user seeks user input for an upcoming presentation he is making at the Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) Annual Conference titled "Uncovering the Mystery of the External Lexicon."

He is looking to make the voices of people who use AAC heard, in addition to his own, through this presentation.

If you use AAC to communicate, please consider providing your input by filling out this short five-question survey. Whether or not you use AAC, please also consider forwarding the link on to others who do.

Upcoming Events

Event and registration information for upcoming professional learning opportunities, including breakout sessions, multi-day course offerings, and webinars.


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Alt+Shift collaborates with districts and buildings to create and sustain accessible educational environments that have a direct and positive impact on every student.

With a focus on collaboration and impact, Alt+Shift offers professional learning, including training, technical assistance, and co-constructed implementation planning, that strives to shift adult mindsets and provide alternative options to improve outcomes for every student.


Contact Alt+Shift

1037 South US Highway 27

Saint Johns, Michigan 48879

Phone (517) 908-3930

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