Assistive Technology

Interested in a Tech Career? Check out these reasons for studying AT!
Introduction to video magnifiers!
Use technology to assist with your homework? How cool is that!
When my first high school wanted me to get a GED and get out!
Why I love eReaders and how they help students with print disabilities.
Need accommodations? Here are some tips!
Here is everything I have at my dorm desk, complete with shopping links!
How I see the world with four eyes open!
Does your student have the tech skills required for editing documents, finding misspelled words and correcting punctuation errors?
Strategies to include the sighted student in the Braille World and beyond.
A special post for the best guide I have!
This post will focus on the Fitbit Fitness Tracker, its accessibility, and some basic comparisons between units for blind and low vision users.
How to master college and city buses!
The most - asked about item on my resume -better than taking an AP class!
Creating accessible O&M experience books using the Book Creator app.
Thinking about taking virtual classes in high school? You will want to read this!
Are you struggling with low vision in high school? Read what this successful student has to say about college accommodations!
What kind of tech do college students with low vision need to know?
A successful college student with low vision and chronic illness shares her reasons for having a desktop computer along with a laptop.
A successful college student with low vision shares her accessibility experiences with the Kindle Fire.
How do I get there? Important college locations for O&M instruction.
Are you visually impaired and accident prone? Here are some ideas on how to deal with injuries.
In this post, we will look at the new update to the TextGrabber app, explore its new features, and determine which populations would benefit most from its use.
Braille notetaker vs. braille display? Learn about the pros and cons!
A successful college student with low vision shares 10 free college library resources that are not found on shelves!
Here is a another way for students with low vision to view what is on the board.
A successful college student with low vision and chronic pain shares what tools she carries with her to class.
In this article, I look at three web applications to try to assess how usable they might be for people with visual impairments.
Participants will be provided an overview of a few of the microsites available for use within Perkins eLearning, and what each site can offer the reader.
What can YOUR class do with Make Makey kits?
Making diagrams, like pie charts or bar graphs, are easy in Excel. You just need to know the key commands.
Using the TPACK Conceptual framework, participants will take a step-by-step approach to defining educational goal for technology.
What have we learned about reading development for students with visual impairments?
A successful college student with low vision shares how she checks apps for accessibility.
Apple recently announced their latest revision to iOS, so with any update, I'd like to break down some of the biggest features that can be found within iOS 11!
Use this popular game to teach math grid concepts!
Pixar's Finding Dory is teaching an orientation and mobility skill!
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'.
Looking for clasroom writing activities that everyone can enjoy? Check out these ideas!
Here is an addicting game of 3D Tic Tac Toe
Dealing with the infamous dorm fire alarms.
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.
Visiting colleges? Here are some important questions to ask!
Check out these tips on available low vision settings for the iPad!
Help make apps accessible and support those apps that are accessible!
My experience with taking the SBAC test online.
Confused about the terms that screen readers announce?

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