Assistive Technology

This article is one of a two-part series on AT assessment. This installment outlines reasons to conduct AT assessments & the components of such an assessment.
Bring toys and objects to life!
A great document/web reader for students with vision impairments and dyslexia that has Bookshare integration.
Eight free Amazon Alexa skills related to art that teach art history and practical art skills. Great for budding artists!
Modify this to create braille letter/braille contractions tests?
How to make yearbooks and yearbook signing accessible for visually impaired students.
Interested in understanding or sharing about color blindness?
How I created a large print music binder with 80+ songs for pep band.
Learn more about the MATT Connect with these quick videos!
Check out these educational apps designed for students age 4+.
Are you using these fun shortcuts?
Learn all about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the soldiers who guard it!
How I educate my friends about my conditions and issues related to disability without scaring them.
Not all apps will rotate with your device as your rotate it, but some apps can help you force this to happen!
This article highlights instructional strategies to improve touch typing for students with visual impairments.
3D printed braille dice and gaming accessories.
Are you or someone you know interested in this job opportunity?
Feelif Draw is a fun tool that enables students who are blind to draw in colors!
Looking for activities to improve your students' graphics literacy skills?
Are you looking for an accessible spelling game?
Read my winning piece for the 10 Ideas Student Policy writing competition sponsored by the Roosevelt Institute.
Five tools that eliminate distractions and let readers focus on content. Can be used in the classroom or with assistive technology.
Check out these Split Screen features - for ALL your devices!
This post highlights a useful app that addresses one of the APH MATT Connect / Humanware Connect 12's slight software issues with screen rotation.
Three easy ways to learning use emojis!
Educators - are you Interested in learning accessible computer science (coding) for students with visual impairments?
Using pictures - with alt text descriptions - to learn about information that is not spelled out.
A few small accessibility changes can unlock a whole new playerbase.
Check out this accessible math resource!
This tutorial provides a post-conference roundup from the field of education of students with multiple disabilities, including visual impairment.
Dr. Yue-Ting Siu, will provide a post-conference roundup from the field of education of students with multiple disabilities, including visual impairment.
This tutorial discusses how personal development and skill grow and change, and how a student's AT grows and changes with him.
Has your student connected with successful role models who are working in STEM Fields?
Strategies for TVIs on how tech can streamline our work, school and lives!
Check out these creative ideas for using audio labels with students!
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!
Looking for a math fact curriculum?
Accessibility Features and considerations for designing websites that can be used by people with blindness and low vision.
Do you know these simple tricks for finding and narrowing your YouTube video searches?
See what's new with NVDA 2018.1 update.
iOS 11 introduces a great new feature to assist students with research and homework.
Having trouble with VoiceOver gestures? Try this device!
This article will introduce five options for teaching touch typing to students with visual impairments.
Directions on how to set up dictation for the most popular Word-type apps.
Ten Technology skills to master before going to college to look like a Technology wizard, from an IT major. Great for preparing for college transition.
Check out Feelif Creator's accessible educational games!
A 3D camera for the blind?!
Provide feedback on this iOS app designed for students with low vision and CVI, multiple disabilities and/or autism!