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Novel Effect App Review

"That is fantastic Teresa! I am looking forward to seeing how this amazing collaboration between APH and Novel Effect evolves.  Thank you so much for bringing the Novel Effect app to my attention. ... read more
- Ericka
, Jan 16, 2020
" The Novel Effect App is amazing.  Being a teacher of the visually impaired,  pictures are no longer a major factor of the story.  Finally, there is a technology that can turn storytime into a real... read more
- Teresa.Martin-B
, Jan 16, 2020

Hidden Resources: Collaborative AT Projects with Universities

"In the CodeQuest video, I stated that the 3D models were 2-3"; the actual dimensions are below.  "
- Diane Brauner
, Jan 14, 2020

Contraction Magic: A Bewitching Way of Teaching Braille Contractions

"The Orbit Reader has loud clicking sounds as the pins move up and down. I thought this would be annoying but my second grade student said it is an electronic alligator sneaking around. My student... read more
- Jessica McDowell
, Jan 10, 2020

Editing using the Orbit Reader 20 and iPad

"Hi! One of my students uses an Orbit Reader 20 and his teacher is asking if/how he could enter his answers to Google doc worksheet questions independently right in the Google doc. Is this possible?... read more
, Jan 08, 2020

How to Use VoiceOver For Beginners

"Thanks for this. Of course, the increasing popularity of iPhone raises questions, like how accessible is it for people with disabilities? Through school and beyond, as a totally blind student, I... read more
- MosesJohn
, Dec 26, 2019

Student Christmas Gifts

"Make your own holiday-themed tic-tac-toe board. Materials: Small cloth draw string bag (jewelry bag) 5 tiny wooden ornaments (2D balls) 5 tiny wooden Christmas trees (2D) Washi tape or... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Dec 17, 2019
"Dollar Tree has whack-a-pack balloons 4/$1. They look like KoolAid packs that inflate; when hit with the fist, things inside pop out. Strings are included and kids like to decorate their canes by... read more
, Dec 17, 2019