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Thank you and good-bye

A Farewell Song to 9 EBAE Contractions

Teach your braille students which contractions will be eliminated from EBAE in the transition to UEB with audio and brf files.
Boy scans document with iPad

Scanning a Print Document and Filling Out on the iPad

A student with low vision demonstrates how to scan a document and write on it by using two different apps.
Carlton Walker

UEB Math vs. Nemeth

This article explores the issue of UEB Math and Nemeth and the challenges in the lack of standardization in textbooks in the United States.
Magnifier

Directory of Pediatric Low Vision Service Providers

Directory of low vision service providers
refreshable braille display

iPad Accessibility Webcast

Tips to increase accessibility using an iPad with students who are blind or visually impaired
Boy writing on a Smart Brailler

Guidelines for Teaching Writing to Braille Students

Guidelines to help braille students develop writing skills
Logo of Journal of Deafblind Studies on Communication

Journal of Deafblind Studies on Communication

Free online journal about communication for individuals who are deafblind
Howard and the Amazing Eye Exam

Free iBook to Prepare Children for Eye Exam

Free iBook to help young children prepare for an eye exam.
Slide of adaptive brain

Looking Inside the Adaptive Brain of the Blind: CVI

Video presentation about CVI from a medical perspective
hands touching artwork

3-D Photoworks

3-D printing allows people who are blind or visually impaired to experience artwork directly.
Set up accessibility features in Chromebook

Setting Up Accessibility Features on Chromebook

Directions on setting up the accessibility features for users with visual impairments on Chromebook
Elmo

Video Demonstration of Elmo Document Camera to iPad

Video demonstration of connecting Elmo document projector to iPad for students with low vision
Student using Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator

Video Demonstration of APH Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator

Video demonstrations and resources for the APH Orion TI-84 Plus Talking Graphing Calculator
10 Short Videos to Improve Document Accessibility

Learn to Format Accessible Documents

Learn how to create more accessible documents for individuals using screenreaders
student's fingers twisting a small cylinder shaped block

Lesson Plan: iOS VoiceOver Gestures Practice

Provide practice for students who are blind to use gestures with VoiceOver on the iPad.
Visus 6 Lightbox

Free Android Apps for Children with Visual Impairments

Free Android apps for visual stimulation for young children or students with multiple disabilities
Screenshot of Nemeth Lessons

Nemeth Lessons and Handouts

Resources for Nemeth code, which is the braille code for Math and Science
braille note

Braille Note Taker Curriculum

Curriculum with lesson plans for braille note takers, such as the Braille Note Apex and Braille Sense
Screenshot of Brain Plasticity - 13 mos reading 115 wpm on grade level

Standards for Braille Reading Speed

Information about standards for braille reading speeds
Cover of Fourth Grade Rats

Fourth Grade Rats in Braille

Fourth Grade Rats is now available in braille

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