Orientation and Mobility Posts

Fast Facts About Tactile Pavement

Google Celebrating Seiichi Miyake with a featured GIF of a cane traveler standing on truncated cones at a crosswalk.

Understanding Service Dog Training with Technology

Learn about different types of services dogs using free live cams from Explore.Org plus, who doesn't love puppies?

Location Tracking with Google Maps

Learn how Google Maps can assist you when filling out your TVI/COMS logs!

Clew: Navigation App Review

Retrace your steps with Clew!

How I Use My Phone for Orientation and Mobility

Apps and techniques I use on my phone to travel independently with a blindness cane on my college campus and beyond.

Touring Colleges with Virtual Reality

Using the YouVisit platform to tour colleges in virtual reality. Compatible with screen readers and magnification.

Tips for Be My Eyes Volunteers from a Vision Impaired User

How to be a Be My Eyes volunteer and effectively help people with vision loss.

Be My Eyes App Review

How I use the Be My Eyes App with fluctuating vision.

Airaport - How I Use Aira at the Airport

How Aira helps me independently navigate the airport and TSA with vision impairment.

Bringing Freedom Indoors

A tech savvy high school student with a vision impairment is leading the way!

Incorporating Blindness Canes into Halloween Costumes

Trick or Treat! Ten DIY inexpensive Halloween costumes for blindness cane users that incorporate the cane.

Cane Songs

Looking for a way to help motivate students to use great cane skills?
Blindfold Games logo and text, "Blindfold Games www.BlindfoldGames.org"

Introduction to Blindfold Games: Video

Which Blindfold game is your favorite?
Colorful 3D printed tactile maps: each room is a separate tile that is placed together like a puzzle to show the entire building

Tactile 3D printed classroom maps

The University of South Florida is creating tactile classroom maps for students with visual impairments!
Image of Walking man with a cane stick figure and text, "Getting Ready for College: O&M Skills"

Get Ready for College: O&M Skills

Is your student MOBILITY READY to attend college?

BlindSquare Integration for Future Dog Guide User

O&M lesson ideas to prepare for traveling with a dog.

Adapting a Floor Plan Using You Doodle App

This annotation app enables you to ERASE unwanted items!

Mobile App Review: Compass, by Apple Inc.

Learn how to use the Compass app while running VoiceOver!

Treasure Hunts and Geocaching: O&M lessons

Turn your O&M lesson into a Treasure Hunt! (Joanne Kennedy)

Whiteboard and Compass App: O&M Lesson

Teaching "mental mapping" skills to a young student with albinism.

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