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Freedom Scientific Tutorial Videos

Freedom Scientific has recently released a series of JAWS and Google suite video tutorials. These video tutorials are in addition to their previous JAWS...
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Educational Example of Using Speech to Text and Dictation

When a student becomes frustrated expressing their ideas in writing in their primary learning medium and it has negative implications on learning and their...
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ZoomText Basics

Zoomtext is a screen magnifier for Microsoft Windows - available for PCs and Macs - developed by Ai Squared. ZoomText is available in two editions: ZoomText...
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Windows Magnifier: Have Magnifier Follow

One of the key philosophies I hold is that I should teach my students to use AT solutions that are easily attainable after they graduate from high school.  The...
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SoloLearn Programming App Review

I've been working towards learning more about programming and coding languages outside of the classroom, because I want to stand out more when applying for...
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Completing a Science Research Project using Text to Speech and Magnification

When assistive technology is integrated into the regular education classroom, students with low vision can access print materials to complete science projects...
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Using Technology to Access the Song "Here Comes the Sun"

The first evening of summer, the song “Here Comes the Sun” popped into my head, as I reflected over the school year and the progress one of my student’s has...
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WebAIM Screen Reader Survey #7 Results

Over the years, WebAim has facilitated surveys about the preferences of screen reader users. The 7th survey, which was done in October 2017, received 1,792...
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Accessibility of MAP Assessments Series #2: Q&A

In the first Paths to Technology post on the Accessibility of MAP Assessments series, we learned that the Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) has created...
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ZoomText 11 New Key Commands

Experienced ZoomText users or teachers will discover a surprise when they install ZoomText 11.  The keyboard commands that have been used for years have...
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Scribble Toolbar with ZoomText

“While AT includes a set of federally mandated services and equipment for students with disabilities, the term also refers to valuable tools and strategies for...
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Getting Started with Screen Magnification

Author:  Laura Jones Screen magnification is a topic that I feel strongly about because I am a full-time screen magnification user for all my computer work and...
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Low Vision Curriculums and Teaching Strategies

Are you working with a low vision student and want to know more about how a low vision student can successfully integrate technology into his/her classroom?  ...
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Free Screen Magnification Training and Resources

You can access the video of the Lighthouse for the Blind- St. Louis'  “Zoom to Success: Teaching Screen Magnification Programs for Low Vision” workshop for...
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QuickBooks for the Blind

The following post originally appeared on the Blind With Vision Blog. Most individuals use QuickBooks for their bookkeeping needs with point and click visual...