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A vision teacher/Orientation & Mobility Specialist shares the challenges and rewards of serving VI students enrolled in K-12 virtual schools.
Answering the who, what, when, where, & why about HR 6421- a bill that could help fund a cure for many eye conditions.
"Turning the visual world into an audible experience."
This presentation will focus on providing visual access to the school curriculum and environment for the child with Cortical Visual Impairment.
A rising 8th grader and his TVI build self-advocacy skills.
Part of living on campus is being prepared for emergencies - make sure you know your campus alert system.
Everyone has the opportunity and the right to technology, but how has education been changed by this new wave of devices and software?
In honor of World Emoji day 2018, learn about how people with vision impairments type and read emoji.
This students uses all her 'tools in the toolbox' to complete her assignment!
This training demonstrate theories and best practices for adapting O&M techniques for students that may affect their ability to master traditional techniques.
If you or a loved one has just been diagnosed with low vision or blindness, here's why you need a case with your state vision impairment department.
Giddy Up! Using Assistive Technology to watch horse races for people with vision impairments. Tested at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
Lazarrio is a free navigation app similar to Blindsquare and Nearby Explorer. This article will explore the app in more detail.
In this tutorial, learn how to distinguish between concrete and abstract thinking and design learning activities that develop abstract thinking.
10 surprising facts about college campus WiFi, from an IT major.
Play Ball! How to use assistive technology to watch MLB baseball games with vision impairment.
O&M tips for students with low vision on navigating school hallways. Practice before the first day of school!
Use your favorite songs to teach braille contractions and tech skills!
Use your own technology for captioning and audio description at Broadway Play with GalaPro.
Visualize spatial relationships between places using a customized pushpin map!
Having trouble seeing things on your Apple computer? Try these easy features!
Including campers with vision impairments in summer day camps. Part of my Summer Fun Series.
Using meaningful pictures and sounds in iPad applications to make cognitive connections and open communication possibilities for a student with CVI.
Help peers learn about a long cane used by students with visual impairments through this free children's book!
All about CLEP exams and how they help in college. Includes free accessibility tested study resources.
Here is a cool magnifier O&M activity using an iPhone!
How do visually impaired people distinguish their clothes?
This article contains information on Quorum, an accessible programing language, as well as other resources & information related to blind programers & coders.
Using tinted glasses to manage chronic migraines and light sensitivity from Chiari Malformation.
Need a simple notification to alert you to your upcoming bus stop?
Creating layers on a digital map to show rooms, then adding a layer to show the routes!
How students with vision impairments can benefit from Tumblebooks, a free digital picture book service in schools and libraries.
This post will show you how to change the size of desktop icons on Windows computers
Learn more about this free, built-in magnifier available on your iPhone!
How do these apps compare?
This self-paced tutorial has 6 sessions that demonstrate theories and best practices for teaching students with visual impairments and additional disabilities.
Answering the who, what, when, where and why of audio description
New Hampshire: 1 day workshop — October 26. The workshop will emphasize the foundational principles used to facilitate literacy skills in children with CVI.
Traveling in an unique rural environment? Learn how BlindSquare is being used in unique rural islands in Maine.
Accessible technology is everywhere - including aboard the Research Vessel Neil Armstrong!
Development of abstract thinking skills is a critical factor in ensuring academic success, as well as in dealing with the complexities of life.
This tutorial identifies modifications and supports for therapies and assessments when working with children who have CVI.
Including children with blindness and low vision at children's museums, featuring the Thinkery Museum. Part of the Summer Fun Series.
The iOS version of the BARD mobile app recently underwent some changes. curious what they are? Then read on!
How I use Aira Smart Glasses in college with low vision and how they have helped me travel independently.
A free online library service that helps you learn technology and improve your resume.
Follow Amy as she heads back to sea!
APH has recently released a new math app!
Tips for visiting water parks with a vision impairment. Part of my Summer Fun Series.
Get through TSA screenings in minutes and avoid taking everything out of your carry on for $17 a year.

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