Tech Ideas

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Have app idea? Share with Blindfold Games!

We need accessible educational apps - here i your opportunity to make it happen!
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PowerPoint and Screen Readers

Step-by-step directions on how to use a screen reader to create PowerPoint Presentations.
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Microsoft OneNote and Screen Readers

Here are the directions on how to use a screen reader with OneNote!
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Bristol Braille Canute: Multi-line Refreshable Braille

Applications of affordable multi-line refreshable Braille for educators and students
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Michael Forzano: Programmer at Amazon

Interview of a successful programmer who is totally blind and wears cochlear implants.
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Project Zanzibar

Bring toys and objects to life!
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How to Give a Spelling Test Using Google Forms, Sheets and Flubaroo!

Modify this to create braille letter/braille contractions tests?
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New MATT Connect Tutorial Videos

Learn more about the MATT Connect with these quick videos!
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Using 3D Touch: iPhone Shortcuts

Are you using these fun shortcuts?
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DOTS: RPG Project Dice

3D printed braille dice and gaming accessories.
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Job opportunity for expert in math and screen readers

Are you or someone you know interested in this job opportunity?
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How to Use a Split Screen to Increase productivity in the Classroom

Check out these Split Screen features - for ALL your devices!
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Professional Development for Educators: Accessible Computer Science Principles

Educators - are you Interested in learning accessible computer science (coding) for students with visual impairments?
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STEM Field Mentors: STEM Career Showcase

Has your student connected with successful role models who are working in STEM Fields?
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YouTube Search Tricks

Do you know these simple tricks for finding and narrowing your YouTube video searches?
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NVDA now supports more interaction with charts

See what's new with NVDA 2018.1 update.
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Dictation on your Computer: Word, Pages and Google Docs

Directions on how to set up dictation for the most popular Word-type apps.
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2C3D: A Tactile Camera

A 3D camera for the blind?!
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APH Seeking Beta Testers for Flip-Over FACES, an iOS app

Provide feedback on this iOS app designed for students with low vision and CVI, multiple disabilities and/or autism!
Graphiti, APH's full page braille display.

Graphiti Field Testers Needed

Want to try a full screen braille display?!

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