Assistive Technology

Be sure to back up your iOS device before installing iOS 10.3! iOS 10.3
Have you heard about the new Apple app, Clips? Create your own expressive video!
Bookshare funding is at risk and you can help! Please write your member of Congress today!
Here is a simple measuring device that is accessible!
Bookshare, an accessible on-line library for users who are visually impaired and/or print disabled, needs our support!
Secret Location Orientation and Mobility lesson plan teaching how to create a Point of Interest using the BlindSquare navigation app on an iPhone.
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 . . ."
News interview about the revolutionary SAS Graphics Accelerator software.
Interested in IT and other tech-related jobs? Check out this opportunity!
Looking for a way to add audio descriptions to YouTube videos and/or looking for YouTube videos that are already described?
YouTube auto captioning is not accurate. Want to learn how to create quality captions?
Does your student/child spend too much time on his/her device? Learn how to set screen time limits!
Step-by-step instructions on how to use Guided Access on an iPad.
Are you a Teacher of the Visually Impaired who has an interest in learning and teaching your students how to program? Here is a training for you!
KNFB Reader provides visually impaired and blind users to access print materials.
Struggling with Google Docs when running a screen reader? Here are some helpful resources!
A successful college student shares her tips for making test taking easier!
Fun themes for teaching students to create PowerPoint Presentations.
Do you or your general education teachers know how to create accessible Word documents and PowerPoints? Here are some resources!
Register now for the 2017 NC STEM Camp for students with VIB!
Accessible emerging reader ebook about Cinderella characters.
Do you wonder how your student or family member's visual impairment impacts what he/she sees?
Do you have a one-handed braille student? Check out this virtual one-handed braille keyboard!
Learn how to create accessible Word documents, PowerPoint Presentations and simple eBooks in this hands-on Perkins workshop.
Want to learn how to create a table for your student who uses a screen reader? Follow these step-by-step instructions!
Read about Microsoft's new approach to accessibility!
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!
Tired of navigating through the Ribbons? Try the new 'Tell Me' feature!
Want to learn how to use KNFB Reader? Watch these short instructional videos!
Here is a little-known feature that makes text selection on iOS devices quick and easy!
Do you have a licensed copy of Microsoft Word? Check this out!
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.
Learn how to use this new and exciting software that enables blind students access digital charts and graphs/1
Free SAS® Graphics Accelerator transforms graphs and charts into sound to paint audio pictures
Want to try out the new SAS Graphics Accelerator? Learn how to "visualize data" with hands-on experience at CSUN!
This app enables blind users to use electronic appliances, such as a thermostat, washer, oven or microwave.
Nearby Explorer is an iOS and Android GPS app designed for users with visual impairments.
Find out what a TVI and her young student think about the new app that teaches students about the rotor!
What does a print disability actually look like? Read this successful college student's experiences with print disabilities.
The keyboard commands have changed with the new version of ZoomText. Read this for keyboard command cheat sheets and other ideas.
What are "modifier keys" and what do those strange Mac key symbols mean?
Looking for a checklist of skills and IEP goals for Read2Go, the Bookshare digital library app?
Want to know if your Google Document is accessible for screen readers? Check out Grackle Docs!
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Comparison of the two ways to download BARD audio materials.
How to explain your disability accommodations and ensure they are followed in extracurricular settings.
Tips on introducing JAWS concepts and a few basic commands to students who are not necessarily tech savvy.