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Aipoly Vision App

New app to enable people with visual impairments to identify objects and colors
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Ideas for Celebrating Louis Braille's Birthday

This song and timeline are a great way to celebrate the life of Louis Braille!
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Free App to Get Started with VoiceOver

Free app to teach users who are blind or low vision to use VoiceOver screen reader on iOS devices
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Describing UEB

Series of audio recordings telling about the changes from Standard English Braille to Unified English Braille (UEB)
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From Printed Material to Brailled Material…

Guidelines to transfer print materials into braille format
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LEAP Games Using Binaural Sound

Games for individuals who are blind or visually impaired
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Free Text to Speech App

Free text to speech app
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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.
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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.
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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.

Directory of Pediatric Low Vision Service Providers

Directory of low vision service providers
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iPad Accessibility Webcast

Tips to increase accessibility using an iPad with students who are blind or visually impaired
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Guidelines for Teaching Writing to Braille Students

Guidelines to help braille students develop writing skills
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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.
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Looking Inside the Adaptive Brain of the Blind: CVI

Video presentation about CVI from a medical perspective
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3-D Photoworks

3-D printing allows people who are blind or visually impaired to experience artwork directly.
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Setting Up Accessibility Features on Chromebook

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

Video Demonstration of Elmo Document Camera to iPad

Video demonstration of connecting Elmo document projector to iPad for students with low vision
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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