Best Practices

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Educational technology is a powerful tool but cannot by itself promote learning and increase student achievement; AT does level the playing field
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With little notice to me, school administrators decided to offer Web Design as a course at our Visually Impaired School. A brief narrative of survival:
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How a seemingly small gesture opened my mind to how I needed to learn and changed my experience of learning and learning media.
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Graphics provide a wealth of information. But what if your students can't see them? Learn how to create tactile graphics for students who are blind.
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This article highlights instructional strategies to improve touch typing for students with visual impairments.
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Using pictures - with alt text descriptions - to learn about information that is not spelled out.
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Learn what high resolution images are, why they are important, how to create them, and where to find them.
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When zoomed in & writing on iPads, individuals with low vision should decide between dragging on the screen or keyboard shortcuts to proofread their work.
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Ensure substitute teachers are informed on the basics of what to do and not do when there is a blind student in class.
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Basics for creating an effective IEP for children who are blind or visually impaired.

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