Assistive Technology

Latest research on the benefits of self-driving cars for people with disabilities.
Learn how to take advantage of shortcut keys from a power user!
Paths to Technology interview with Brian Toskey, NWEA Product Manager
Introduced act to help make technology affordable for people with disabilities.
Have a student who is taking a computer science class? Check out this information about computer science accessibility!
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences using educational materials from AIM.
PowerPoints are used in classrooms and businesses. Are your PowerPoints accessible?
If you use these applications, read this critical information before updating to the next version of Windows 10!
A successful college student discusses the skill of self-advocacy and how she developed this skill.
Are you debating about installing iOS 10.3? Here is what the experts have to say.
Let Perkins eLearning guide you toward creating your organizational membership and launching your Bookshare program in 2 weeks!
Can 3D models be educational for students who are blind?
Team of blind students battling in a robotics competition.
Interested in gaming? Check out this article and video!
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!
Kindle books are now compatible with NVDA!
A blind undergraduate student shares her passion for designed and building space instruments.
Are you interested in astronomy for students who are visually impaired? Check out this exciting opportunity for educators and their students!
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!
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!

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