Orientation and Mobility Posts

How Do People with Vision Impairments . . . Navigate School Hallways?

O&M tips for students with low vision on navigating school hallways. Practice before the first day of school!

How to create a digital pushpin map

Visualize spatial relationships between places using a customized pushpin map!

Tracing Lines with the iPhone

Here is a cool magnifier O&M activity using an iPhone!

How Tinted Glasses Help My Light Sensitivity

Using tinted glasses to manage chronic migraines and light sensitivity from Chiari Malformation.

Is This My Bus Stop?! The Reminders App

Need a simple notification to alert you to your upcoming bus stop?

Creating Simple O&M Low Vision Maps with a Little Gloss!

Creating layers on a digital map to show rooms, then adding a layer to show the routes!

iOS Native Magnifier App

Learn more about this free, built-in magnifier available on your iPhone!

BlindSquare app and unique rural travel environments

Traveling in an unique rural environment? Learn how BlindSquare is being used in unique rural islands in Maine.

How Do People with Vision Impairments. . . Go To Waterparks?

Tips for visiting water parks with a vision impairment. Part of my Summer Fun Series.

How a TSA Pre-Check Helps Me as a Visually Impaired Traveler

Get through TSA screenings in minutes and avoid taking everything out of your carry on for $17 a year.

Creating Low Vision Maps: SAS Gloss App

Information on how to use the annotation app, SAS Gloss to create accessible low vision maps.
Image of TMAP - black tactile lines indicating streets and a circle indicating the location of the original address.

TMAP: Tactile Maps Automated Production

Low cost on-demand tactile street maps.

Airports, BlindSquare Enabled

Planning a trip? Learn about BlindSquare Enabled Airports!

Scavenger Hunt App for O&M

Interactive scavenger hunt app for your smart phone or tablet!

Setting a Departure Time on Google Maps

Planning to O&M route using public transportation? Check out these tips!

Easter Egg Hunt: O&M Orientation Lesson

Want to liven-up your O&M lesson? Try this fun Easter Egg game!

Easter Egg Hunt for students with visual impairments

Include visually impaired students and students with multiple disabilities in your Easter Egg hunt!

06: A Tiny Device to Control iOS Devices

Having trouble with VoiceOver gestures? Try this device!
Microsoft Soundscape logo

Microsoft Soundscape app: a free O&M app

A map delivered in 3D sound!

Blindfold Student Pack 1: Navigation

O&M related Blindfold games are now bundled in a pack for school discounts!

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