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Registration is now open for the 2019 NC STEM Camp for Students with Visual Impairments or Blindness

"Registration has been extended to April 1, 2019. Funding/Scholarships are available! "
- Diane Brauner
, Mar 13, 2019

Braille Bee Spelling App Review: iOS app

"This app is no longer available. "
- Diane Brauner
, Mar 13, 2019

Code Jumper: Accessible Programming

"Code Jumper update: Code Jumper is anticipated to be released at the end of July. Read more about Code Jumper and view the video in this CNET article, "Code Jumper gives children who are blind the... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Mar 12, 2019

Access to High-level Mathematics Using LaTeX

"Here is a LaTeX package you might like. It is tagpdf, which allows for tagged pdfs, which can be read by Adobe Acrobat."
- Colin Day
, Mar 06, 2019

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

"Thank you so much for this series. I have two students at the moment who I am working with specifically on increasing reading speed with text-to-speech (TTS) after seeing your initial articles.  ... read more
- Jessica McDowell
, Mar 02, 2019

Ballyland Code 1: Say Hello (iOS app)

"Check out the new Ballyland Code 2: Give Rotor app - this app is designed to follow Ballyland Code 1: Say Hello. "
- Diane Brauner
, Mar 02, 2019

BrailleNote Touch: A Glaring Missing Feature

"Read Allen's latest post about the new BrailleNote Touch Plus with its updated software and features! "
- Diane Brauner
, Mar 01, 2019

Flip phones for the Visually impaired are still relevant!

"If you just want a new batterry..?   goto Aliexpress or google it and put in the battery nu# in the search window.  suguest to choose free shipping only. and it takes about 6 weeks. the... read more
- Gerald
, Feb 28, 2019