Web-based Apps Posts

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Pinterest Accessibility

Use Pinterest to find creative educational ideas and activities for students who are visually impaired and blind.
Screenshot of Excel spreadsheet and chart: Amy's Shopping Budget

Excel Mini-Courses in 4 minutes: Budget

Quick and easy computer lessons for kids grades 4+ on how to create Excel budget and charts.
Photo: Overhead view of a student creating a graph on a computer.

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!

Typio Online: A Web Based Self Voicing Typing Program

This article features an overview of a new online typing program from Accessibyte called Typio Online.

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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Microsoft OneNote and Screen Readers

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

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?

Color Blindness Simulator

Interested in understanding or sharing about color blindness?

Accessibility Review of SpellQuiz Website

Are you looking for an accessible spelling game?

The Basics of Book Creator for the Web

How does the web based version of Book Creator work with Chrome Books?

Five Resources to Teach Keyboarding Skills

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

Bookshare's BeeLine Reader

Here is a popular new reading tool!
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DictationBridge: Voice Input for Screen Readers

JAWS and NVDA have gone hands-free!
Cartoon character of Arthur's friend, Marina who is sitting at a desk with her hands on a Perkins braille writer.

Arthur's braille activity for classmates with vision

Check out these online braille activities featuring the cartoon character, Arthur!
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Is Social Media Accessible?

Students love Snapchat, Instagram and Youtube; but are they accessible?

Five Websites that Teach Kids About Vision Impairments

Teaching kids about blindness, low vision, braille and assistive technology.
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Microsoft Badges and Certifications: For Educators and Students

Learn more about badges and certification and learn how to earn them!
Screenshot from video tutorial: Laura Palmaro, Program Manager, Chrome Accessibility sitting at a small table with open MacBook.

Intro to Chrome & Chrome OS Accessibility Video Series

Learn all about using the Chrome browser and Chrome OS (Chromebook) with these great video tutorials!
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Blind Kids Create online inclusive Games: Memor-i Studio

Memor-i Studio is a platform that allows anyone without programming skills to create new inclusive electronic games.