Assistive Technology

My experience with my state protection and advocacy organization, and why every student with a disability should know about them.
Viewing the Solar Eclipse without seeing a thing. Great for people with low vision, blindness, or who don't want to start at the sun.
Interested in making your home a Smart Home?
How this unique opportunity helped me in high school, college, and beyond.
Special education teacher shares four steps to reading independence.
An accommodation most people don't think of - how to make lockers accessible.
Find out what users are saying about this new technology that enables users to control Windows using their eyes!
This article looks at the ins and outs of using a Freedom Scientific Focus refreshable braille display with iOS devices.
A portable OCR scanner that takes notes 30x quicker - great for students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, or low vision.
Prepare your middle and high school students for college - now!
Including students with low vision in art classes, and with art projects. Get ready for things to be inside and outside the lines simultaneously!
What to look for when buying a laptop, aimed at students with low vision.
Enjoy the solar eclipse - even if you are blind! Join other citizen science students to record data during the solar eclipse!
This app is now free!
A guide for visiting these museums with disabilities, with a focus on low vision.
Here is everything I brought in my my bag in high school.
10 common items with flashing lights to look for.
Yes, people with blindness and low vision can text! Here are some things to keep in mind when composing messages.
Control Windows 10 with a glance - literally!
The first time I saw a character just like me with low vision!
Are you tech savvy and love Google products? Here is an opportunity for you!
10 things your low vision high school student wants you to know, but might not realize.
Check out this note taking app that includes the ability to annotate and record audio.
A free PowerPoint alternative that impresses professors and is accessible to screen readers.
10 things your new low vision student wants you to know, but might not realize.
10 things your new low vision student wants you to know but might not realize.
Accessible iBook about the beach.
A video showing how to navigate and edit a Microsoft Word Document, using JAWS on a PC.
Have a child who has trouble sleeping or is anxious? Try this app!
Looking for a new Mac game? Check this out!
New clarification of federal laws including broader eligibility and payment for evaluations.
Interested in a Tech Career? Check out these reasons for studying AT!
Introduction to video magnifiers!
Use technology to assist with your homework? How cool is that!
When my first high school wanted me to get a GED and get out!
Why I love eReaders and how they help students with print disabilities.
Learning to read braille? Check out this device!
Need accommodations? Here are some tips!
What3Words is transforming navigation as we know it - learn how this mainstream tool might impact O&M.
Here is everything I have at my dorm desk, complete with shopping links!
Here is a creative, fun way to teach and reinforce braille skills!
Have fun practicing your math skills!
How I see the world with four eyes open!
Does your student have the tech skills required for editing documents, finding misspelled words and correcting punctuation errors?
Check out these cool new voices!
How accessible is Google?
Strategies to include the sighted student in the Braille World and beyond.