Early Intervention

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Concept Development: Drawing

Why do students who are visually impaired need to be able to draw items for educational purposes?
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CodeQuest: A Free APH App!

Travel through space with this fully accessible exhilarating coding concept app!
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Adapted Books for Student with CVI: Fruits and Vegetables

Check out these two books: Fruits and Vegetables
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Creating CVI-Friendly Videos using PowerPoint

Quick and easy method to create CVI-friendly videos using PowerPoint and two free web applications.
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How to Scale Up Students' Digital Literacy Skills

When and how should we introduce young students with visual impairments to technology?
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ABC's of iOS: A VoiceOver Manual for Toddlers and Beyond!

This manual will help you introduce iOS technology and VoiceOver to 3 to 8 year old students!
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Ballyland Keyboarding Software: Special Offer!

Sonokids is offering a COVID-19 discount to the Paths to Technology Community!
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Cosmic Numbers: Accessible Number Line App Semester 2

Teaching number line concepts has never been easier or more fun!
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Math Apps Summary Post for Students K-3rd Grade

Wondering how to get started with introducing young students to accessible digital math skills?
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CVI-Friendly Videos Part 2: Resources for Students with CVI

Check out these teacher-created videos for students with CVI!
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Remote Learning Materials: Student with CVI and Multiple Disabilities

Download these free digital books/PDFs designed specifically for students with CVI!
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Ballyland iOS Apps Free During School Closures

Ballyland iOS apps are fully accessible iOS apps for young students with visual impairments - offered at no cost from April 1, 2020!
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CVI-Friendly Videos: Resources for Students with CVI

Here are terrific, teacher-created videos for students with CVI!
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Word Melodies: Emerging Reading and Writing App

Just released - an exciting, fully accessible app for students who are emerging or beginner readers!
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Crosby, Service Dog in Training: iBook

A day in the life of Crosby and the college student who is raising him!
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Seeing Sadie and CVI Website

Follow this dynamic TVI and family of a young girl with CVI as they share resources, experiences and lesson plans!
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Explaining hand washing and germs for young students

Here are a couple of fun videos and activities to explain what hand washing does to germs - perfect for young kids!
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Railway Hero: Accessible Digital Math Game

PBS Kids created a new accessible math game based on the PBS Kids series Cyberchase.
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Teaching Listening Comprehension: Very Hungry Caterpillar App Activity

Comprehension questions and techniques should be embedded into all activities! Use this simple interactive book app to teach listening comprehension.
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Behind Every Great Student Stands a Great Parent

Tips from parents who have raised extraordinary kids with visual impairments.