Assistive Technology

Some ruminations on edtech in general and the beginning of an idea to create an electronic audio jigsaw puzzle for creating an audio math game
Download these free books and use them with your students; see how other TVIs are creating customized books and incorporating them into their lesson plans!
O&M Trivia, Math Flash, Braille Challenge, and more trivia games and podcasts are available and fun for everyone!
Is your student an emerging braille reader? Check out this fun device!
Learn more about what goes on at a school for the blind and what resources are available based on a to TSBVI.
Check out these rhyming words activities!
This article will focus on the unique aspects of using the Orbit Reader 20 with an iPhone, iPad, or other iOS device.
Using the YouVisit platform to tour colleges in virtual reality. Compatible with screen readers and magnification.
How to be a Be My Eyes volunteer and effectively help people with vision loss.
Got a student that is interested in science or technology? Register them for a summer camp that will rock their world!
Please help put together a list of STEM opportunities for students with visual impairments!

There are 2 sessions included in this training module that examines assessment of and intervention for students with behavioral challenges.

This course will address current tools to access multimedia content, and ways to integrate technology into a student’s workflow in the classroom.

Love these braille and accessibility-themed emojis!
No need to walk down the stairs blindfolded, here's 12 safe and positive alternatives to the viral Bird Box Challenge.
Ten little-known facts about braille for World Braille Day 2019, Louis Braille's 210th birthday.
This fun memory app can be used to teach spatial terms, listening skills, gestures, auditory patterns and increase memory!
Use this amazing BETA feature from Desmos online calculator to create beautiful embosser ready graphs. All you need to do is input your equation!
How I use the Be My Eyes App with fluctuating vision.
Young readers will enjoy reading this short story about ladybugs. Learn how to quickly create ePub books!
Creating 'triple-media' books for early readers: print, braille, auditory books!
This article will focus on the unique aspects of using the Orbit Reader 20 with a Chromebook.
How Aira helps me independently navigate the airport and TSA with vision impairment.
Do you have New Year's Tech Resolutions?
Twas the Night Before Christmas and Frosty the Snowman
A guide to finding audio described movies on in flight entertainment.
Looking for an accessible music app?
How I use the MyMathLab software with assistive technology in my college math classes.
A solution to the problem of Excel spreadsheets not reading column and row headings for particular cells for the visually impaired
Use cool emojis to help teach social skills!
Using HTML numeric representations of numbers, the visually impaired can see colors on web pages.
Here is an idea to help streamline your progress monitoring paperwork!
How to read handwriting and handwritten notes using technology.

There are two sessions in this module that will focus on assistive technology can be used to increase the academic and functional abilities of students

Aeden learns how to turn speech on and off and, he learns about titles.
This article, orbit Reader Part 5, will focus on translating files created on the Orbit into print.
P2T is launching a newsletter!
This initial installment in the series lays the groundwork for teaching your student to increase their auditory reading speed.
Interested in coding?
How Microsoft Immersive reader revolutionizes reading for people with print disabilities.
Learn more about the concept of Blind Coding Academies.
How to use the free Hopscotch Coding App to learn programming concepts and promote STEM education.
New gem packs available for Blindfold Color Crush Game!
Using the SoloLearn app to learn programming skills and stand out when applying for jobs. Great for college students!
Here are two tips for making iOS voiceover work a little better for you if you pair your device with a braille display or a keyboard.
This mainstream coding app is accessible!
Why and how I use the Free Repl.it software in my programming classes as a low vision student.
How and why to participate in Hour of Code with assistive technology, from a vision impaired college student studying it.

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