Digital Transitions

Educators and publishers are working to resolve new issues as our classrooms transition to digital learning environments. Digital Transitions is a resource to help educators to provide feedback and to keep current on evolving transition topics. The current transition topics are: how to convert and create digital materials; information about online assessments; accessible online and digital materials resources; and, the transition to UEB braille code.

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Create Embosser Ready Graphs Directly From Desmos

Use this amazing BETA feature from Desmos online calculator to create beautiful embosser ready graphs. All you need to do is input your equation!
MyMathLab for Vision Impairment

MyMathLab for Vision Impairment

How I use the MyMathLab software with assistive technology in my college math classes.
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How to teach your students to read at 600 words per minute – Part 1

This initial installment in the series lays the groundwork for teaching your student to increase their auditory reading speed.
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Five reasons why your students should learn to read at a rate of 600 words per minute

As a blind professional working in the sighted world, I have learned that reading speed makes the difference between success and failure.
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Accessible Periodic Table: Website

Here is a fully accessible periodic table with links to more information.
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How to Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for Instagram

How to write Alt Text and image descriptions for your instagram posts. Great for business and personal accounts.
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Blackboard Learning Management System: Accessibility

Does your school use Blackboard?
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Creating a Descriptive Video

Learn more about how you can add audio descriptions to your videos!
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Producing Nemeth Code Through MathType, Word, and Duxbury

A resource is shared that outlines the software and steps needed to produce Nemeth Code quickly on the computer
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Activity: Creating line charts from Yahoo Finance stock market data

Teach your student how to create line charts that show the stock price of a company over time.