Assistive Technology

Want to liven-up your O&M lesson? Try this fun Easter Egg game!
Include visually impaired students and students with multiple disabilities in your Easter Egg hunt!
Planning an O&M lesson on how to use Uber? Here is a skills checklist!
A successful college student with low vision shares tips on buying a new smart phone.
Like to play games? Here is an accessible version of Boggle!
A successful college student with low vision shares her SAT experience.
Over the years I have used many computers however, the Chromebook has worked best for school work.
A successful college student with low vision shares her tips on how to survive midterms/finals.
Paths to Technology interview with Brian Toskey, NWEA Product Manager
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences using educational materials from AIM.
A successful college student discusses the skill of self-advocacy and how she developed this skill.
Let Perkins eLearning guide you toward creating your organizational membership and launching your Bookshare program in 2 weeks!
What does your student do when his/her peers are taking an on-line assessment? Here is a truly accessible mainstream assessment available to students with VIB!
Bookshare, an accessible on-line library for users who are visually impaired and/or print disabled, needs our support!
Encourage your student with multiple disabilities to communicate and make choices using their favorite apps!
Do you have a student with limited mobility? Adaptive Switches are learning tools that enable these students to interact with a device.
Fun ways to grab your students' attention and to practice a variety of skills. "Ready, set . . ."
A successful college student shares her tips for making test taking easier!
Fun themes for teaching students to create PowerPoint Presentations.
Want to know the VoiceOver commands used when creating a Word document on a Mac computer running VoiceOver? Watch as this tech savvy student's video!
Here is a little-known feature that makes text selection on iOS devices quick and easy!
Looking for a fun way to teach spatial concepts to students who are blind? Try this auditory bowling game!
A successful college student with low vision shares the print materials accommodations that enable her to succeed.
Find out what a TVI and her young student think about the new app that teaches students about the rotor!
Looking for a checklist of skills and IEP goals for Read2Go, the Bookshare digital library app?
Have you ever been told you cannot do something, just because you are visually impaired? YOU BELONG.
Comparison of popular search engines that are safe, appropriate and accessible for young students.
Looking for free digital books for students who are visually impaired, blind or print disabled? Check out Bookshare!
A successful college student shares her tips about how to enjoy a museum as a low vision patron.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - How to Pick Housing.
Learning mainstream keyboard shortcuts flows into learning screen reader keyboard shortcuts for students with low vision.
In this article we look at the usability of the popular coding program with the VoiceOver screenreader.
College Student with low vision reviews the AmazonFresh grocery delivery service.
Use this CSI-related activity to help your students learn about self-advocacy!
Google's Project Bloks is a development platform for tangible programming, to help kids develop computational thinking through playful coding experiences.
High School transition goals and activities for the college-bound student with visual impairments and blindness.
Tips on using a smart phone's built-in camera and zoom features to access menus, signs, and other distance objects.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - navigating the college campus.
A successful college student shares her tools and ticks on how to start the semester off right - creating a Disability Services File.
Students who use screen readers can quickly skim or navigate documents using Headings. Are you creating accessible Word documents with Headings?
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - explaining accommodations to professors.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - finding accessible digital textbooks.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - beginning with class scheduling.
For many students, dictation is an efficient way to input text. Here is a detailed list of dictation commands!
Over the years, Android accessibility has evolved quite a lot for blind people.
Information on how to pair Bluetooth switches to an iPad for students who have multiple disabilities.
Sign in: 8:30 am, Workshop: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Location: Howe Building - Assistive Device Center. 175 N Beacon Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
Sign in: 8:30 am, Workshop: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Location: Howe Building - Assistive Device Center. 175 N Beacon Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
Sign in: 8:30 am, Workshop: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Location: Howe Building - Assistive Device Center. 175 N Beacon Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
Review of the reading A-Z app for students who are visually impaired or blind.

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