Assistive Technology

Braille Tutor is a new iOS app to learn/practice braille!
A successful low vision student with chronic illness shares why online college classes are beneficial for her.
Having trouble finding a favorite post on Paths to Technology? Here are some helpful hints!
Learn more about your student's street crossing skills with this rainy day activity!
Is your Internet page visually cluttered? Try using the Reader feature!
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences with accommodations for her SOL assessments - state's standardized tests.
A successful college student with low vision shares how she steams from her device to her TV screen to reduce eye fatigue.
Have motor issues? Some of the Blindfold games have the option of playing at a slow speed, enabling students with motor disabilities to be successful.
A successful college student with low vision shares how colored paper effect her reading.
Does your student love animal sounds? Use this adorable app to teach basic VoiceOver gestures!
Thinking about purchasing a 3D printer to benefit students who are visually impaired?
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences with ACT accommodations.
Road Rally ideas with visually impaired navigators!
A successful college student with low vision reviews the Amazing Echo Dot and shares how she uses this tech in her college dorm.
Why I can see some materials and not others - insight from a successful college student who has low vision.
Want to liven-up your O&M lesson? Try this fun Easter Egg game!
Include visually impaired students and students with multiple disabilities in your Easter Egg hunt!
Planning an O&M lesson on how to use Uber? Here is a skills checklist!
A successful college student with low vision shares tips on buying a new smart phone.
Like to play games? Here is an accessible version of Boggle!
A successful college student with low vision shares her SAT experience.
Over the years I have used many computers however, the Chromebook has worked best for school work.
A successful college student with low vision shares her tips on how to survive midterms/finals.
Paths to Technology interview with Brian Toskey, NWEA Product Manager
A successful college student with low vision shares her experiences using educational materials from AIM.
A successful college student discusses the skill of self-advocacy and how she developed this skill.
Let Perkins eLearning guide you toward creating your organizational membership and launching your Bookshare program.
What does your student do when his/her peers are taking an on-line assessment? Here is a truly accessible mainstream assessment available to students with VIB!
Bookshare, an accessible on-line library for users who are visually impaired and/or print disabled, needs our support!
Encourage your student with multiple disabilities to communicate and make choices using their favorite apps!
Do you have a student with limited mobility? Adaptive Switches are learning tools that enable these students to interact with a device.
Fun ways to grab your students' attention and to practice a variety of skills. "Ready, set . . ."
A successful college student shares her tips for making test taking easier!
Fun themes for teaching students to create PowerPoint Presentations.
Want to know the VoiceOver commands used when creating a Word document on a Mac computer running VoiceOver? Watch as this tech savvy student's video!
Here is a little-known feature that makes text selection on iOS devices quick and easy!
Looking for a fun way to teach spatial concepts to students who are blind? Try this auditory bowling game!
A successful college student with low vision shares the print materials accommodations that enable her to succeed.
Find out what a TVI and her young student think about the new app that teaches students about the rotor!
In this article, I look at three web applications to try to assess how usable they might be for people with visual impairments.
Looking for a checklist of skills and IEP goals for Read2Go, the Bookshare digital library app?
Have you ever been told you cannot do something, just because you are visually impaired? YOU BELONG.
Comparison of popular search engines that are safe, appropriate and accessible for young students.
Looking for free digital books for students who are visually impaired, blind or print disabled? Check out Bookshare!
A successful college student shares her tips about how to enjoy a museum as a low vision patron.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - How to Pick Housing.
Learning mainstream keyboard shortcuts flows into learning screen reader keyboard shortcuts for students with low vision.
In this article we look at the usability of the popular coding program with the VoiceOver screenreader.
College Student with low vision reviews the AmazonFresh grocery delivery service.
Use this CSI-related activity to help your students learn about self-advocacy!

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