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Updated VO Starter iOS App

"The VO Starter app is now FREE! "
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 10, 2017

Using and Editing a Microsoft Word Document

"This is a terrific instructional video, Kaleigh - thanks for sharing!  For those who are interested, here is a detailed list of JAWS commands for Microsoft Word.    "
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 08, 2017

How Do People with Low Vision . . .Handle Fire Alarms?

"These are great tips for handling fire alarms in college.  In K-12, O&Ms typically train classroom teachers - including specialists and therapists - about fire alarms.  Ideally, a teacher/adult... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 08, 2017

Starting Blind Toddlers and Preschoolers on an iPad

"I contacted Night & Day, the developers of Peakaboo Barn.  Here is the response: Dear Diane, thank you so much for writing in and sharing your suggestions. These seem like great ideas, and I'm... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 07, 2017
" Yikes!  I just tried Peak-a-boo barn and the home screen has changed and is no longer accessible!!  The home screen Play and Settings buttons are not accessible with VO.  Once you get into the app... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 03, 2017

Become an Accessibility Tester for Google Products!

"HI Jane, TVI's have a unique perspective about accessibility and what students need to be successful in the classroom!  I hope you become a tester!  Please contact Google directly and fill out their... read more
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 07, 2017

Teaching echolocation skills: O&M activities

"Here is a great post about the impact of Destiny, a Disney character with low vision: Finding Destiny "
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 03, 2017

Finding Destiny

"Here are two related posts about Finding Dory: Teaching Echolocation Skills: O&M Activities Disney App will narrate "Finding Dory for blind theatregoers "
- Diane Brauner
, Aug 03, 2017

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