Assistive Technology

Tips and resources for students with visual impairments and blindness to succeed and flourish in music classes.
Tanvas is redefining touch by enabling you to feel what you see on a touchscreen.
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?
Accessibility features found in the new Windows 10 Build 15002, which was released Jan. 9, 2017.
When creating a Google Doc, follow these tips to make the document accessible for all students!
You are the character and you determine how the story will play out in these Interactive Fiction games!
Learn more VoiceOver gestures and skills with the updated VO Starter iOS app!
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.
Know a student who fidgets? This toy will help!
Familiarize new clients to our campus using BlineSquare to provide information and to build mental mapping in "look around mode".
How to guide someone with low vision and avoid having them walk into a pole.
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.
Follow Layla's progression as she learns more refreshable braille display chord commands on her iPad.
Watch high quality movies for kids anywhere, anytime for free!
BARD Express is the new, simplified way to browse and download BARD audio books and magazines.
Accessibility review of the iOS Talking Scientific Calculator.
A teacher of the visually impaired reviews the Scrible Toolbar with ZoomText.
A teacher of the visually impaired shares her favorite apps for students who use switches.
A college student's strategies for successfully reducing eye strain when using technology.
Can the iPad Pro replace your traditional computer or are Apple's claims of it being a full fledged computer a joke? Find out in this post!!!
New Fischer-Price coding concept game and coding concept iOS app for preschoolers.
Osmo Coding is an iOS app kit designed to teach young students an understanding of programming.
Review of the best multiplication songs for kids via apps, websites and YouTube videos.
Instructions on how to share Notes on the iPad, iPhone and Mac computers.
A successful college student with low vision shares her favorite online library services.
Veronica is back to tell us all about her favorite portable CCTV and her ways of using it. Cross-posted at www.veroniiiica.com
Teachers, create your own accessible digital quizzes - available for any computer or tablet!
Personal experience that brings awareness of the potential buying power of online shoppers who are visually impaired and the need for truly accessible websites.
Technology that allows students using braille to interact with math on a computer the same way that sighted students interact with math on a computer.
Educators use PowerPoint Presentations in the classroom; are your PowerPoints accessible?
Resource for teaching screen magnification computer applications to students with low vision.
An engaging, recently-released iOS game that teaches young students about the VoiceOver rotor gesture.
There are 3 webcasts included in this training module that demonstrate the importance of Assistive Technology Assessment and Accessibility.
Tecla Shield controls smart phones, tablets and computers using assistive switches such as sip-and-puff, head arrays, joysticks and wheelchair driving controls.
Educational technology-related resources for teachers working with low vision students.
Teaching cognitively delayed students who struggle with locating a sidewalk intersection and teaching the clock face concept.
Five educational low vision apps recommended by Veronica, a college student.
A practical classroom review of the E-Bot Pro, a CCTV that displays directly on your iPad that is an approved tool for standardized testing!
These ten book apps have been careful reviewed and approved as quality, free iOS book apps for preschoolers.
Advice for implementing classroom strategies based on Universal Design for Learning.
5 apps for people in a wheelchair along with O&M considerations for users who are visually impaired and use a wheelchair.

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