Android Apps Posts

Hide and Peep App: Visual Scanning App

Play Hide and Seek with Peep and his friends!
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Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition

Kid-friendly content on the Echo Dot Kids Edition!
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Pinterest Accessibility

Use Pinterest to find creative educational ideas and activities for students who are visually impaired and blind.
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Excel Mini-Courses in 4 minutes: Budget

Quick and easy computer lessons for kids grades 4+ on how to create Excel budget and charts.
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10 Awesome and Surprising Ways You can Use Google Docs in the Classroom

Learn how to use Google Docs in your classroom to make elearning interesting of your students and teacher life a lot easier!

Increasing Functional Vision Skills Using "Toco Boo" App

Use this app to assess basic functional vision, contrast sensitivity and visual motor skills!

Progress Monitoring with Google Forms

This is a time-saving way to keep a running record of each student's progress!
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PowerPoint and Screen Readers

Step-by-step directions on how to use a screen reader to create PowerPoint Presentations.

Setting a Departure Time on Google Maps

Planning to O&M route using public transportation? Check out these tips!
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Microsoft OneNote and Screen Readers

Here are the directions on how to use a screen reader with OneNote!

Five Free Ways To Use Technology For Locating Your Phone

Lost your phone? Five free ways to find it using technology. Works for all types of smartphones and non-smartphones too!

Capti Voice Narrator App Review

A great document/web reader for students with vision impairments and dyslexia that has Bookshare integration.
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How to Give a Spelling Test Using Google Forms, Sheets and Flubaroo!

Modify this to create braille letter/braille contractions tests?

Controlling Device Screen Rotation

Not all apps will rotate with your device as your rotate it, but some apps can help you force this to happen!

Feelif Draw

Feelif Draw is a fun tool that enables students who are blind to draw in colors!

Five Ways to Simplify Reading with Technology

Five tools that eliminate distractions and let readers focus on content. Can be used in the classroom or with assistive technology.

Work Smarter Not Harder

Strategies for TVIs on how tech can streamline our work, school and lives!
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YouTube Search Tricks

Do you know these simple tricks for finding and narrowing your YouTube video searches?

Five Resources to Teach Keyboarding Skills

This article will introduce five options for teaching touch typing to students with visual impairments.

Feelif Creator: Review

Check out Feelif Creator's accessible educational games!