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Amazon Fire TV Stick: An Accessibility Review

"Here is the direct Amazon link: https://www.amazon.com/Fire-TV-Stick-4K-with-Alexa-Voice-Remote/dp/B079Q...   "
- Snowflake_tvi
, Dec 03, 2019
"Good morning, Yes, all models moving forward will have VoiceView.  Also, you might consider getting one on Amazon (lots of sales right now...I've seen them as low as $20!) Best of luck to you. "
- Snowflake_tvi
, Dec 03, 2019
"Is this model the accessible and the latest model? https://www.bestbuy.com/site/amazon-fire-tv-stick-with-all-new-alexa-voice-remote-streaming-media-player-black/6321069.p?skuId=6321069"
- petrogia
, Dec 03, 2019

Hidden Resources: Collaborative AT Projects with Universities

"APH is currently seeking TVIs to field test CodeQuest; field testing will be January and February 2020. Leave a comment below if you are interested in field testing this accessible coding concept... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Nov 22, 2019

Transitioning to a 504 Plan Before Graduation

"This doesn't seem legal.  It seems as if this is manipulation of the system based on preference.  Technically, the student should be on a 504 route if that's the right path for... read more
- adr21
, Nov 20, 2019

Code Jumper: Accessible Programming

"APH Update: Code Jumper will be available for sale in January (both quota and non-quota). Teachers can go to codejumper.com to sign up on an email list to receive updates. The first release is the... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Nov 20, 2019

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

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