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Educational Example of Using Speech to Text and Dictation

"Read and Write for Google is not accessibile for blind students. Dragon with JAWS and JSAY is an accessible speech to text solution for students who are blind and need dictation and a screenreader... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Nov 15, 2019
""Thank you for your comment. I am in complete agreement that Read and Write for Google is only accessible to students with low vision. As an itinerant TVI, it can be very challenging to get school... read more
- R Saladino
, Nov 15, 2019

Coding the Muffin Pan

"Wow, this looks amazing!  Thanks so much for sharing this activity!  "
- Snowflake_tvi
, Nov 11, 2019

Amazon Fire TV Stick: An Accessibility Review

"That's an interesting question! I tried introducing the fire stick to my mother who is about 65 years old with mixed results. by the way my mom is almost completely blind… Maybe some form and color... read more
- Snowflake_tvi
, Oct 30, 2019
"My 89 yr old vision impaired father is trying to figure out a streaming device. I found your site and am intrigued with the information on the Amazon Fire Stick. Have you found it is the easiest to... read more
- Jan
, Oct 30, 2019

The Alphabet Sound: iBook

" Turning pages may depend on the book that you are using (as there are many ways to create an iBook).   For the Alphabet Sound Book (a book that opens to one full page per screen) use the 1+3+5... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Oct 30, 2019
"I am working with a student using a braille display to control an iPad using the Pages and iBooks app. I feel we have a very good foundation of using it with the Pages app but am having problem... read more
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, Oct 30, 2019

Ballyland App for the iPad: Teaching Finger Gestures For VoiceOver

"Thanks for the wonderful review! The reported 'glitch' was a supportive design feature, but I'm happy to let you know that we have since updated the app and only a three finger flick... read more
- Sonokids
, Oct 27, 2019

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