Tech Ideas

Facebook emojis: Like, love, happy, sad symbols

How to use the New Facebook Reactions: Android and IOS

Information on how to use the Facebook Reactions with and without screen readers.
App logo of blue and green open book.

Open eBooks app: iOS App

eBooks initiative available for students and special education teachers.
App logo: Cursive D with text "Disney Movies"on blue background.

Pixar made an app that helps the blind experience movies

App that enables blind to experience movies.
Logo of NC Nat Sci app .

NC NatSci: iOS app with interactive map

North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences Accessible App
NFB logo: red stick figure person holding a cane on dark blue background.

NFB Newsline: iOS app

Information about accessible news resources.
Image of Android robot (logo) holding a long cane and wearing dark glasses.

Inclusive Android Website

Website about Android accessibility.
Apple Watch on a wrist displaying the exercise app.

Apple Watch Weekend: Initial impressions

Is the Apple Watch accessible?
Boy with cane standing outside lawn and garden section of store

Cody's O&M Adventures: iBook

Two boys with multiple disabilities created this iBook about their O&M lessons.
Image of a teacher annotating a blue circle on a worksheet using the Smart Form app.

Smart Forms: an Annotation App for the iPad Video

This video demonstrates the Smart Form, an iPad annotation app for low vision students.
Logos of Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and Drive.

Google Accessibility Survey

Google Accessibility survey.
Screenshot of BlindSquare with VoiceOver focus on Filters.

BlindSquare Quick Tip: Limiting the Amount of Information BlindSquare Speaks

A quick tip for limiting the amount of information BlindSquare puts out.
Colorful M & M candies

M&M Activity: iBook

This M&M Activity is an iBook that contains a fun math M&M activity.
Three high school students lean over a computer

NC State's Engineering Camp for Students with VIB: article

Information about NC State Engineering Camp for students with VIB.
Three blooming red roses.

When Are You Red?

Accessible iBook was created to explain the color red to students with visual impairments.
Chalkboard with multiple, complex math equations.

Blindmath Listserv

The Blindmath listserv is devoted to discussions on accessible math.
Image of DO-It logo; World picture with text "DO-IT" below.

DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) Center

The DO-IT Center website has resources and programs to increase success for students with disabilities in challenging academic fields and careers.
Image of a young child's hand turning a round block.

iOS VoiceOver Gestures Practice: Lesson Plan

Activities to help a student learn and practice VoiceOver gestures.
Image of SAS Flash Cards: deck of cards on an orange background

SAS Flash Cards: an App for Windows 10

SAS Flash Cards for Windows enables educators and students to create, learn and share digital flash cards.
Image of the Nemeth Tutorial logo: "Nemeth Tutorial" text on blue background

Nemeth Tutorial: Web-based Curriculum and Activities

Nemeth Tutorial is a free, web-based curriculum with training activities and practiceexercises for first grade through eleventh grade.
Screenshot of Double-Tap Timeout setting

Changing Double Tap Speed in iOS 9.1

New iOS 9.1 accessibility feature that enables a user to adjust the speed of the double tap gesture.