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Technology Competencies for College-Ready Students with Visual Impairments

"FYI: After filling out the form and selecting to download the Competencies, my expectation was that the Competencies would immediately download to my computer - this is currently not the case. The... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Jan 11, 2022

AT Technology Skills Scope and Sequence: iPad

"Hey Diane, Talk about overwhelming but very needed. Wow.  Here are some thoughts on items to add: Line 1:  Turning device off. (especially on new devices that require pressing and holding 2 keys to... read more
- mplansker
, Jan 11, 2022
"athompson, great idea! To the "learn and use rotor commands" skill, I added a bullet point "Customized rotor settings (Introduced in 1st grade)." Is first grade Introduction correct? I typically... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Jan 05, 2022
"Diane, I LOVE THIS LIST! Can you add customizing the Rotor on there or at least introducing the concept that they can customize the features listed on the rotor? "
- athompson
, Jan 05, 2022

Tactile Tech Labels: Microsoft's Surface Adaptive Kit

"I ordered and received a set in December. My students love these over traditional "bump dots" from other companies. They look and feel great and attach well to their devices. I'm going to have to... read more
- athompson
, Jan 05, 2022

Microsoft Immersive Reader Update

"Immersive Reader now supports 16 new languages! Other Microsoft applications will be adding these new languages too. Learn more about Microsoft's added language support here. "
- Diane Brauner
, Dec 14, 2021

Code Jumper is now available!

"To support international access to inclusive coding education, the Code Jumper app, user guide, curriculum, and videos have all been translated into several languages, including French Canadian,... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Dec 02, 2021

Updated Braille Blocks for CodeSnaps App

"Calling all O&Ms! Coding activities that require a student to determine a path and use codeblocks to 'program' the robot to navigate the path is all about O&M skills! Are you using bot and... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Nov 16, 2021

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