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How Do People with Vision Impairments. . . Go To Waterparks?

"Vacationing? Amusement park, museum, theatre, horse races, plane trip or ??? Veroniiiica has written posts with low vision tips about numerous vacation topics! See a list of her posts here. "
- Diane Brauner
, Jun 06, 2019

2019 GenCyber Camp for Visually Impaired Students

"Hello colleagues! I wanted to let you all know about an exciting opportunity at my university this summer. We are hosting a cybersecurity camp for students with VI July 14-19. During this camp, we... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Jun 04, 2019

Braille Beats Fine Arts Program

"Brunhilde Merk-Adam with Braille Beats Fine Arts Program shared additional information: We accept students from across the country (basically ages 9 through summer past high school;  some years we... read more
- Diane Brauner
, May 31, 2019

How to teach your students to read at 600 words per minute – Part 4

"This was a huge success this year! For both students I was working on this with, I was able to get the two enhanced voices in the special voice pack loaded onto Voice Dream through the Volume... read more
- Jessica McDowell
, May 31, 2019

Ballyland Code 3: Pick Up

"Food for Thought: The developer shared her perspective about the statement, “Encourage the student to create the entire route without going back to check each step or each series of steps.” She... read more
- Diane Brauner
, May 29, 2019

Google Docs Redux

"Hello, yes thank you I forgot to mention the installation of Google Drive app, we did do that on the student's computer. This link, Jaws Instructions for Google Docs posted above provides step by... read more
- George Thompson
, May 22, 2019
"I have never tried this, but wonder if you have tried to go to drive and press the letter c with virtual cursor off (Jaws user) then down arrow to open sheets, docs, ETc. I noticed that sometimes... read more
- MagicMan
, May 22, 2019

Code Jumper: Accessible Programming

"Code Jumper is currently compatible with a Microsoft computer or tablet. According to APH, they hope to develop apps for Apple and Android. Public release date is anticipated in September. "
- Diane Brauner
, May 16, 2019

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