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Orientation and Mobility
Lazarrio is a free navigation app similar to Blindsquare and Nearby Explorer. This article will explore the app in more detail.
O&M tips for students with low vision on navigating school hallways. Practice before the first day of school!
Visualize spatial relationships between places using a customized pushpin map!
Help peers learn about a long cane used by students with visual impairments through this free children's book!
Here is a cool magnifier O&M activity using an iPhone!
Using tinted glasses to manage chronic migraines and light sensitivity from Chiari Malformation.
Need a simple notification to alert you to your upcoming bus stop?
Creating layers on a digital map to show rooms, then adding a layer to show the routes!
Learn more about this free, built-in magnifier available on your iPhone!
How do these apps compare?
Traveling in an unique rural environment? Learn how BlindSquare is being used in unique rural islands in Maine.
Accessible technology is everywhere - including aboard the Research Vessel Neil Armstrong!
Information on how to use the annotation app, SAS Gloss to create accessible low vision maps.
Planning a trip? Learn about BlindSquare Enabled Airports!
Interactive scavenger hunt app for your smart phone or tablet!
Dr. Penny Rosenblum discusses the development of navigational and social skills for children and adults who are visually impaired and unable to drive.
This webcast addresses the training needs of people with visual impairment who use power wheelchairs as their primary mode of transportation.
Planning to O&M route using public transportation? Check out these tips!
This tutorial discusses how personal development and skill grow and change, and how a student's AT grows and changes with him.
Want to liven-up your O&M lesson? Try this fun Easter Egg game!
Having trouble with VoiceOver gestures? Try this device!
Leslie Bailiff presents the story of her student Michael, who began using Assistive Technology to support his independent travel as a youngster.
O&M related Blindfold games are now bundled in a pack for school discounts!
Here is an O&M lesson idea!
This tutorial focuses specific strategies and modifications to O&M for students with CVI, using their individual assessment on the CVI Range©.
Choose 1, 2, or 3 Days. Day 1: CVI Assessment and Programming Tools. Day 2: Consideration of CVI and Impact on O&M. Day 3: Path to Literacy: CVI Prerequisites.
This conversation covers specific strategies and modifications to Orientation & Mobility for students with Cortical Visual Impairment.
Learn about my experiences using Trekz Aftershokz headphones to travel safely and multi-task
Here is a game to reinforce O&M cardinal direction skills!
No Internet? No problem! Learn how to use Google Maps offline!
This tutorial focuses on birth to three orientation and mobility skills, such as hand positioning, crawling, standing, and walking.
In this webinar, Susan Abu-Jaber, focuses on birth to three orientation and mobility.
Pixar's Finding Dory is teaching an orientation and mobility skill!
Need an O&M checklist for teaching how to ride a public bus?
This activity requires students who are blind or visually impaired to direct someone to their house using O&M, work readiness, and independent living skills.
Learn more about your student's street crossing skills with this rainy day activity!
Road Rally ideas with visually impaired navigators!
Planning an O&M lesson on how to use Uber? Here is a skills checklist!
Scavenger hunts are a fun way to address all parts of the Expanded Core Curriculum!
Looking for a fun way to teach spatial concepts to students who are blind? Try this auditory bowling game!
College Student with low vision reviews the AmazonFresh grocery delivery service.
A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - navigating the college campus.
A student in the Secondary program at Perkins School for the Blind reflects on facing the challenge of mobility.
Orientation and Mobility related tracing, scanning and tracking activities to compensate for blindspots.
Tips and resources on how to incorporate technology into orientation and mobility lessons for all types of O&M students.
Use BlindSquare Simulation Mode to help students create maps of a location.
Vermont: 2 day workshop - August 23 & 24. In-depth training on how to use technology to enable independent travel in real-world contexts.
This training module demonstrates specialized topics within the field of Orientation & Mobility (O&M) instruction.
Tips for transition-age students who are blind or visually impaired to learn to use transportation
Many Certified Orientation and Mobility Specialists (COMS) have been incorporating audio IOS games into O&M lessons.