iOS apps Posts

PowerPoint Lesson Plan for Elementary Students

Fun themes for teaching students to create PowerPoint Presentations.

BrailleEasy: A One-Handed Braille Keyboard iOS App

Do you have a one-handed braille student? Check out this virtual one-handed braille keyboard!
KNFB Reader: an accessible OCR app.

KNFB Instructional Videos

Want to learn how to use KNFB Reader? Watch these short instructional videos!

Blindfold Bowling: iOS spatial concepts app

Looking for a fun way to teach spatial concepts to students who are blind? Try this auditory bowling game!
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Nearby Explorer: GPS app

Nearby Explorer is an iOS and Android GPS app designed for users with visual impairments.

BallyLand Rotor App Review

Find out what a TVI and her young student think about the new app that teaches students about the rotor!

Read2Go app Checklist

Looking for a checklist of skills and IEP goals for Read2Go, the Bookshare digital library app?
Comparing BARD Mobile and BARD Express

BARD Mobile vs. BARD Express

Comparison of the two ways to download BARD audio materials.
List of iTunes audio described movies.

Audio Described iTunes Movies

Check out this list of audio described iTunes movies!

All About Bookshare

Looking for free digital books for students who are visually impaired, blind or print disabled? Check out Bookshare!
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iPad and Mac tips for Students with Dyslexia

Learn about settings, fonts, apps and other tricks that are beneficial for students with dyslexia.
Screenshot of Vicks SmartTemp Thermometer app showing the large print temperature reading.

Vicks SmartTemp Thermometer App Review

Want to get an accurate thermometer reading using a smart thermometer and smartphone?
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Apple Support App Review

Need help? Go to your personalized Apple Support App for assistance!

Swift Playgrounds - The VoiceOver Challenge

In this article we look at the usability of the popular coding program with the VoiceOver screenreader.

NAGDU App: Guide & Service Dog Advocacy & Information

The NAGDU app provides general information about state and federal laws involving the rights of service dogs users.
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Music Technology for the Visually Impaired

Tips and resources for students with visual impairments and blindness to succeed and flourish in music classes.
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Updated VO Starter iOS App

Learn more VoiceOver gestures and skills with the updated VO Starter iOS app!

College Preparedness Series #2: How to Buy Digital Textbooks

A successful college student shares her tools and tricks on how to start the semester off right - finding accessible digital textbooks.

The Kids A-Z App

Review of the reading A-Z app for students who are visually impaired or blind.
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Accessible Talking Scientific Calculator: iOS

Accessibility review of the iOS Talking Scientific Calculator.