Weâ€™ve compiled an updated multi-platform list (some oldies, but goodies in there!) of 10 categories of our â€œgo-toâ€ apps that we frequently recommend for students with learning disabilities.
Archive | Assistive Technology
How to enable accessibility features on computers and other mobile devices
Many educators don’t realize that you can easily enable accessibility features on computers and mobile devices with a few clicks of the mouse. Not only is it easy to do, but it is also free!
5 Apps for Literacy Support Using Google Chrome
We had a highly productive and interactive discussion with parents this weekend on using Google Chrome for literacy support at the Montreal Centre for Learning Disabilities annual conference. We created a handout for the session that you can access below:
AT to watch: Speech recognition
In this post we discuss why we’re re-thinking speech recognition, and resources for the implementation of speech recognition technology.
AT and Edtech to watch: Teaching AAC with core vocabulary
In the next few weeks we’ll be posting areas of assistive technology and educational technology, along with resources, that can make a significant difference for teachers, students and parents this year. First up is teaching core vocabulary which has had a huge impact on the field of AAC and is essential to teach AAC effectively.
Apps for 21st century learning in the inclusive classroom-inclusive classroom podcast
We talk about apps for 21st century learning in two categories, support and content creation.
68 Apps for Students with Learning Disabilities
The iPad can be a highly effective tool for students with learning disabilities, and more and more apps are targeting areas of need for students in elementary school, high school, and college/university. Here is an updated list of recommended apps for students with learning disabilities that we recently presented at the Learning Disability Association of […]
World Autism Awareness Day 2013 – Resources and Apps
Light it up blue for World Autism Awareness Day 2013! We have collected some great resources and new apps for today’s special day.