Assistive Technology

A big win for accessible websites!
Feeling overwhelmed with the BlindSquare app? Watch this instructional video!
Check out what is new is the Seeing Eye app version 3.0!
Looking for a free accessible reading app?
Who should you meet before college classes begin?
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences about educators telling her that she is 'too high-functioning'.
What if your class received materials in braille instead of print?
Looking for clasroom writing activities that everyone can enjoy? Check out these ideas!
This lightening-fast NC State grad shares how he uses a screen reader.
Take a sneak peak at new accessibility features in iOS 11!
Here is an addicting game of 3D Tic Tac Toe
Dealing with the infamous dorm fire alarms.
Being a user of Amazon Echo if you haven’t tried these amazing tricks and tips then you need to do it now. Once take a glance at these tricks and tips.
Looking for educational apps? Check these out!
Here is a fun block toy for an emerging braille preschooler!
Here is a sneak preview from Apple's WWDC!
Exploring Audio-Supported Reading with Students who are Blind or Visually Impaired: A Resource for Parents, Teachers, and Students
Is your student reading at the same speed as his/her peers?
What can YOU do if your 504/IEP is not being followed?
Fun activities that teach math grid concepts and the help bridge the gap between tactile and digital formats.
Accessible iBook created to explain the color concept yellow to students with visual impairments.
Visiting colleges? Here are some important questions to ask!
Check out these tips on available low vision settings for the iPad!
Ever consider surfing? Here is your opportunity!
Help make apps accessible and support those apps that are accessible!
My experience with taking the SBAC test online.
Watch these personal stories of how these people with various disabilities use Apple products.
Confused about the terms that screen readers announce?
Need an O&M checklist for teaching how to ride a public bus?
Using TPACK framework, (Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge), participants will take a step-by-step approach to defining educational goal for technology
Are you getting ready for the SAT? Or are you preparing for the future? Here is my experience with deciding, signing up, and taking the SAT.
What tech skills and concepts do you and your students need to know to be able to complete digital materials and assessments?
Interested in accessible astronomy? Check this out!
Teachers: Follow Bookshare's checklist before school ends so students are ready for a summer reading bonanza.
Taking a college test? See what this successful low vision college student recommends to take with you to the exam!
Moveover expensive graphing calculators - there's a new app in town!
Check out the new accessibility changes in Android O!
Here is a device that enables all children to create music!
How can deaf blind students make emergency calls?
Using iBeacons, the Aware App improves indoor navigation for travelers with visual impairments and blindness.
Governor Morehead School for the Blind shares their first year experiences of taking the new accessible version of the MAP assessments.
3D technology is being used to help babies with underdeveloped or missing eyes.
Geared for beginning readers and/or students with CVI, After School I is a simple iBook about after school activities.
A tech savvy user shares his Google accessibility and Chromebook experiences after attending AFB's Training the Trainer.
Working with low vision students who struggle with visual clutter and other typical dyslexia issues?
Do you use Window-Eyes? Read this important announcement!
I had two students take the accessible screen reader version of the MAP test this spring and this is the feedback.
Information on how to set up and use embossers with the BrailleNote Touch.
The power of technology for travelers who are visually impaired.
Technology used to help visually impaired travelers cross streets without veering.