Assistive Technology

Tough Boris is a mean, greedy old pirate - tough as nails, through and through. Or is he? You will love this richly adapted version of the book!
A guide to state vocational rehabilitation services for students with vision impairments. Great for soon-to-be college students!
Use Pinterest to find creative educational ideas and activities for students who are visually impaired and blind.
Hello from the Dark Side! How to handle power outages on campus and in college dorms. Save this post before you need it.
Quick and easy computer lessons for kids grades 4+ on how to create Excel budget and charts.
Learn how to use Google Docs in your classroom to make elearning interesting of your students and teacher life a lot easier!
Learn more about using switch controls with iOS devices!
What you need to know about the version of Windows!
Here is an overview of the 2018 developments in braille technology.
Use this app to assess basic functional vision, contrast sensitivity and visual motor skills!
This article features an overview of a new online typing program from Accessibyte called Typio Online.
Using voice assistants (Alexa or Google Home) to keep connected.
A student with low vision demonstrates how to scan and edit classroom materials; and, watch as he creates a digital graph.
Robert Taylor of Kansas State School for the Blind provides a three-part videos training on getting your iPad ready for your student with visual impairments.
Brian Charlson demonstrates a variety of devices that provide the capability of accessing books via speech, large print, or braille.
Ike Presley talks about the world of assistive technology and walks us through a range of assistive technology options for choosing the right tool.
In this webcast, Jerry Berrier provides an overview of a variety of communication technologies for individuals who are deafblind.
In this webcast, Wendy Buckley summarizes various tools and software that can be used with a SMART Board and describes how they work.
KanLovKids webcast presents a basic overview of low vision devices: hand magnifiers, stand magnifiers, hand telescopes, spectacle telescopes, and light filters.
This is a time-saving way to keep a running record of each student's progress!
Here is an IEP goal for choosing the correct tech for the task.
Free ways to identify US currency for the visually impaired.
We need accessible educational apps - here i your opportunity to make it happen!
Step-by-step instructions on how to create an accessible bar chart in the Pages app.
YOU can create a simple table with accessible pictures!
Step-by-step directions on how to use a screen reader to create PowerPoint Presentations.
Activities for teaching braille and other concepts through songs and videos.
Planning to O&M route using public transportation? Check out these tips!
Here are the directions on how to use a screen reader with OneNote!
Lost your phone? Five free ways to find it using technology. Works for all types of smartphones and non-smartphones too!
Applications of affordable multi-line refreshable Braille for educators and students
Interview of a successful programmer who is totally blind and wears cochlear implants.
This article is one of a two-part series on AT assessment. This installment outlines reasons to conduct AT assessments & the components of such an assessment.
Bring toys and objects to life!
A great document/web reader for students with vision impairments and dyslexia that has Bookshare integration.
Eight free Amazon Alexa skills related to art that teach art history and practical art skills. Great for budding artists!
Modify this to create braille letter/braille contractions tests?
How to make yearbooks and yearbook signing accessible for visually impaired students.
Interested in understanding or sharing about color blindness?
How I created a large print music binder with 80+ songs for pep band.
Learn more about the MATT Connect with these quick videos!
Check out these educational apps designed for students age 4+.
Are you using these fun shortcuts?
Learn all about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the soldiers who guard it!
How I educate my friends about my conditions and issues related to disability without scaring them.
Not all apps will rotate with your device as your rotate it, but some apps can help you force this to happen!
This article highlights instructional strategies to improve touch typing for students with visual impairments.
3D printed braille dice and gaming accessories.
Are you or someone you know interested in this job opportunity?
Feelif Draw is a fun tool that enables students who are blind to draw in colors!