Orientation and Mobility

What to do, when? Order of coding concept activities and skills.

Earn ACVREP/CATIS credits through this collection of our AT tutorials

Here is a fun orientation lesson for October!
ten things to know about going to college with a blindness cane and learning to use a cane in college.
Seeing two of everything can be overwhelming. Here are ten things that I do to help minimize the effects of my double vision, and why.
How I learned to navigate my internship building with and without my blindness cane and human guides.
I'm not faking my vision impairment, here are seven places I don't use my blindness can and why.
Here is the third Ballyland Coding App - are you ready for a new challenge?
Teach coding concepts using familiar stories.
Google Celebrating Seiichi Miyake with a featured GIF of a cane traveler standing on truncated cones at a crosswalk.
Retrace your steps with Clew!
Apps and techniques I use on my phone to travel independently with a blindness cane on my college campus and beyond.
How Aira helps me independently navigate the airport and TSA with vision impairment.

During this 1 1/2 hour webinar, Karen Barrows will discuss working with children who have CVI

Ballyland Code is an accessible app that teaches beginning coding concepts for young children!
A tech savvy high school student with a vision impairment is leading the way!
Looking for a way to help motivate students to use great cane skills?

"O&M Programs" is made up of 3 modules, each containing video segments, readings, lectures, and assigned activities to enhance and apply your learning.

This presentation analyzes the different types of glare, and strategies for formally assessing each.

O&M lesson ideas to prepare for traveling with a dog.
This annotation app enables you to ERASE unwanted items!
Learn how to use the Compass app while running VoiceOver!
O&M resources are more than just tactile maps - check out this digital book/pdf that reinforces O&M concepts for a vocational student.
Learn how to create O&M books to help your student with memory issues learn his/her routes!
Does your student really understand measurement terms such as feet?
Using Pictello, an iPad, the P.I.A.F. and braille to create an O&M book for a 2 year old child who is totally blind child.
Using Google Earth to explore area and build a mental map.

This presentation analyzes the different types of glare, and strategies for formally assessing each.

Part of living on campus is being prepared for emergencies - make sure you know your campus alert system.
Lazarrio is a free navigation app similar to Blindsquare and Nearby Explorer. This article will explore the app in more detail.
O&M tips for students with low vision on navigating school hallways. Practice before the first day of school!
Visualize spatial relationships between places using a customized pushpin map!
Help peers learn about a long cane used by students with visual impairments through this free children's book!
Here is a cool magnifier O&M activity using an iPhone!
Using tinted glasses to manage chronic migraines and light sensitivity from Chiari Malformation.
Need a simple notification to alert you to your upcoming bus stop?
Creating layers on a digital map to show rooms, then adding a layer to show the routes!
Learn more about this free, built-in magnifier available on your iPhone!
How do these apps compare?
Traveling in an unique rural environment? Learn how BlindSquare is being used in unique rural islands in Maine.
Accessible technology is everywhere - including aboard the Research Vessel Neil Armstrong!
Information on how to use the annotation app, SAS Gloss to create accessible low vision maps.
Planning a trip? Learn about BlindSquare Enabled Airports!
Interactive scavenger hunt app for your smart phone or tablet!

Dr. Penny Rosenblum discusses the development of navigational and social skills for children and adults who are visually impaired and unable to drive.

This webcast addresses the training needs of people with visual impairment who use power wheelchairs as their primary mode of transportation.

Planning to Orientation and Mobility route using public transportation? Check out these tips!

This tutorial discusses how personal development and skill grow and change, and how a student's AT grows and changes with him.

Want to liven-up your O&M lesson? Try this fun Easter Egg game!
Having trouble with VoiceOver gestures? Try this device!

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