Apps Posts

From a Distance Part 1: Take a Picture, It Lasts Longer

This article is the first in a three-part series featuring ways for students to access classroom materials at a distance.

Vital: Exploring Accessible Digital Graphics

Have you tried these accessible digital images?

JAWS Topics: Navigating Menu Bars

Once you have opened up a program, you will want to know how to navigate around its menu bars.

Vital: Creating Accessible Digital Images

Educators can now create their own accessible images using this the Vital software!

Ballyland Code 3: Pick Up

Here is the third Ballyland Coding App - are you ready for a new challenge?

Accessible Number Line App: University AT project

This app addresses the issue of teaching number line concepts in a digital format.

Voice Dream Scanner and Voice Dream Reader Demo

Check out this OCR app that was created specifically for users with visual impairments!

Google Docs Redux

As an example of the rapid pace of change in technology, a search for instructions using Google Docs revealed some outmoded examples

Sonitunes (Digital Lines App): University AT Project

This app addresses the issue of how to make digital lines accessible to students who are visually impaired.
Logo with text, "UEB Online Accessible Braille Training"

Free Online Braille Math Training Program

Australian innovation to make mathematics more accessible to blind students across the globe.

Hidden Resources: Collaborative AT Projects with Universities

Have you tapped into your local university's knowledge and computer science skills?

Understanding Swift Playgrounds

The Swift Playgrounds puzzle world is laid out in a 3D 5x5 grid (includes height). To write the code, you need to understand the grid layout.

TypeAbility: More than Just an Accessible Touch Typing Tutor

This article features an overview of TypeAbility from Yesaccessible!

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier: iBook

Learn all about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and the soldiers who guard it!

Aeden's Journey on the iPad: Part 5

Aeden learns to pair and check that his Braille Display is talking/conversing with his iPad.

Zany Touch App Review

This app is a FUN way to learn iOS gestures, listening skills and increasing auditory processing!

Using "Share My Location" as a Visually Impaired Traveler

How and why travelers with visual impairments should know about the Share My Location feature.

Noelle the Cat ePub

A free accessible digital cat book.

JAWS Topics: Basic Navigation

In order to use a screen reader like JAWS, you need to know the basics to navigation.

ClaroCom Pro Communication App Review

Consider this AAC app for students with multiple disabilities who are approaching transition.