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Multiplication Super Flashcards and NaviLens Activity

Spice up multiplications drills and Nemeth or UEB Code skills with this fun activity!

Getting Started on a Mac with VoiceOver: Teaching Students

Find the right Mac VoiceOver tutorial for you!

Teacher's Pet Online: APH Online Quiz Tool

This is an accessible test creation and administration program.

Math Apps and Activities Summary Post for Students K-3rd Grade

Wondering how to get started with introducing young students to accessible digital math skills?
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Braille Blaster 2.0 Update

Learn about the recent Braille Blaster update!

Spatial Tech Standards 2: Rows

Spatial Tech Standards are unique to students who are blind or low vision; learn how to teach these foundational skills to young students!

Chandra X-Ray Observatory and Accessible Resources

The sky's the limit! Learn about the Chandra telescope, accessible images from space, and free accessible teacher/student resources from NASA!

Map Explore: Sneak Peak at a New O&M Game

Follow digital streets and explore customized tags in this fully accessible map app!

Temple Explorer: A New Directionality O&M Game!

A progressive directionality game designed for older O&M students!

Map Explore: New O&M Game!

Practice O&M skills and mental mapping skills through available and customized touch-explore maps!

Low Vision Simulator Apps and Frequently Asked Questions

Tengo Baja Vision and Tengo Baja Vision VR are two low vision simulation apps for iOS and Android.

Kids Listen Podcast: Practicing Tech Skills

Here is a fun way to practice the read/pause tech commands and listening comprehension skills!

Practicing Gestures: Synchronized Swimming Activity

A game to practice VoiceOver gestures, braille display commands and/or Bluetooth keyboard commands!

Desmos Audio Tracing: Introducing Sonified Graphs

Multi-week lesson ideas for introducing a second grade student to audio graphs.

How to Find and Fix Issues in Swift Playgrounds When using VoiceOver

A tech savvy high school student who is visually impaired shares tips when writing code using Swift Playgrounds.

Tactile to Digital Part 5: Addition and Subtraction

Understanding the spatial layout when regrouping and carrying in additional and subtraction problems using a digital game.

Tactile to Digital Part 4: Positions in a Table

Using a tactile overlay to reinforce the table format in the digital Math Melodies game, Absolute Positions.

Tactile to Digital Part 3: Creating a Tactile Overlay On the Go!

Two quick and easy methods to create simple iPad overlays of screens with rows, grids, tables, etc. designed to develop spatial skills.

Tactile to Digital Part 2: Math Melodies

Introducing tactile and digital math skills through a progression of models, tactile graphics, and digital activities using the Add or Delete iOS game.

Tactile to Digital Part 1: Math Robot

Bridging the gap between tactile graphics and digital materials: math facts.