Assistive Technology

Simple tricks when using JAWS and Word: sending emails directly from Office and creating/answering math equations in a Word document.
Video that demonstrates basic VoiceOver gestures on the Mac's trackpad and basic navigational VoiceOver keyboard commands.
Using new VoiceOver accessibility updates on OS X Yosemite: iBooks Accessibility, arrow navigation commands and improved Alex voice.
Comparing how US and other countries education systems.
Accessible iBook that describes the color Brown to students who are blind.
This post demonstrates how to introduce a young student to using a screen reader through several fun, simple activities.
Video of a student demonstrating the Zoom feature on the iPad.
There are numerous accessibility options built-in to Apple Computers.  Many of these options can be selected by going to the Apple Menu (Apple symbol in the top left corner of the screen) > System...
Want to be more efficient with your braille display?
Facts about using braille device with Apple products.
Video demonstrating student's eye condition, educational needs and personality as student transitions to middle school.
Information about an iOS emerging braille app and how to implement this app with a preschooler.
Autism research app launched.
Keyboarding instruction for students who are visually impaired or blind.
Low vision and blind hints on using an iOS device to learn music parts.
Demonstration on how to setup and use Zoom and Mac Keyboard shortcuts on a Mac computer.
Results of Screen Reader survey.
Just Say Hi campaign to address hesitation in conversing with people with disabilities.
Video demonstrating three accessible preschool apps used with a refreshable braille display.
Video demonstrating iZiggi Wireless Document Camera to access near and distance materials.
A totally blind student with multiple disabilities learning to write using an iPad and refreshable braille display.
Video demonstrating high school student with multiple disabilities learning to read using an iPad and refreshable braille display.
Join.Me is a screen sharing app that enables a low vision student to view what is on the board.
Website article with a guide for prospective college students with visual impairments.
Reading speed is an important consideration, but please recognize that we don’t have data on
 sustained reading speeds for any student regardless
 of media or visual status. And we have no data on...
Personal Experience about using technology in college from a Braille Reader
Your iPhone can provide instant emergency information to first responders!
Instructions on how to create a tactile overlay for the iPad.
Cutting-edge tecthnology that enables people with disabilities.
Blindfold Racer is a popular fully accessible driving game where you use your ears instead of your eyes.
Blindfold Word Games are an accessible iOS app that includes Word Ladder, Word Flick, Hangman and Unscramble.
Learn how to use the Rotor on iOS devices: information and activities.
A blind woman shares practical suggestions on how to start using an iPhone with VoiceOver.
What is a Window's task bar?
Here is a great intro to using a screen reader with Google Docs.
Want to try a new navigation app for travelers who are visually impaired?
App that announces colors and objects.
Ted Talk about technologies for blind people.
Here's a great new feature in iOS 9!
Math Melodies is an accessible math iOS app designed to teach math concepts and math problems.
Check out these Cortana Tips!
Comparison of different refreshable braille displays.
Facebook developing tool to help blind see images.
Basic introduction to the BlindSquare iOS navigation app.
Information on how to use Mail with Windows 10 and a screen reader.
Bookstore's to 100 picture book collection.
See how AT empowers a student with CP.

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