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Projects & Announcements

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iOS Technology for Vision Professionals Need More Help

Quick Links for Connecting the iPad to the APH RefreshaBraille 18

How to Turn on VoiceOver (make the iPad Talk)

  • Set Accessibility Short Cut or Triple Click Home to VoiceOver
  • To Turn on VoiceOver hit the home button 3x times fast.
  • Siri: Hold Down Home Button
  • Say: "Turn on VoiceOver."






Quick Links for Teachers of the Visually Impaired Teaching and Using iOS Devices



Assistive Technology for the Blind Basics



Assistive Technology for Low Vision Basics


Screen Magnification

CCTV Systems


Apple and Windows PC




The ALT Project
Tech Solutions for Visual Independence - ALT - task acceleration - 10 minute introduction
ALT Accelerators at Work in Increasing the Productivity of Blind and Visually Impaired Employees
ALT in Education

YouTube Videos: iPad Accessibility
Instructional Resources for Teaching iPad Vision Accessibility
Websites for Learning, Researching, Blind Low Vision Technology, and Apps!
iPad iPod Touch and iPhone Apps for Visually Impaired and Blind

Got an App for That?

Google Chrome Apps for Accessibility
Android Apps for VI and Blind
iPad iPod Touch and iPhone Apps for Visually Impaired and Blind
iPad Accessible Apps Settings Notes
iApps for Educators

My Fav. Five!

ALT Accelerators at Work in Increasing the Productivity of Blind and Visually Impaired Employees
http://www.alligatorapps.com/They have great apps. Many are accessible with VoiceOver, Zoom, and Braille Displays.
NVDA- Free Open Source Screen Reader

System Access Free Magnification/Speech

http://www.satogo.com
http://serotek.com/kk-main
Google Chrome with Apps for Accessibility make my Fav. Five List
Odt2Braille Emboss and Braille Documents using OpenOffice

The Eyes-Free Project is an open source project at Google that focuses on enabling eyes-free access for Android devices.
http://code.google.com/p/eyes-free/
http://groups.google.com/group/eyes-free?lnk=


Technology . . .


Blind Accessible Technology

Mobile Manager and Refreshable Braille Display 18
Teaching Resources for the APH Braille Plus and Refreshabraille 18

Trekker Breeze

Odt2Braille Emboss and Braille Documents using OpenOffice
http://www.apple.com/voiceover/info/guide/
http://www.apple.com/accessibility/macosx/vision.html

Windows 7

(Like the magnifier, speech diction, on screen keyboard with word prediction, better narrator, and text to speech)
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/Make-the-computer-easier-to-see-optimize-visual-display
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/bb735024.aspx
Windows 7 Magnifier Reviewed


Teacher /Parent Resources & Sharing


NEW PERKINS SMART BRAILLER - A manual Perkins Braille with a visual display and audio output for Parents, Teachers, and Student
http://www.perkins.org/smartbrailler/

APH


Teaching Resources for the APH Braille Plus and Refreshabraille 18
Braille Plus Mobile Manager and Refreshabraille 18
Mobile Manager and Refreshable Braille Display 18

Make It Accessible


Library Accessibility for Visually Impaired
Designing Websites for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Electronic Books

Local

Free Geek Penn

Assistive Technology Resources

Pennsylvania's Assistive Technology Links to Obtain Loaner Devices
Local Venders for Assistive Technology Serving Lancaster, Lebanon, and Berks Counties
Assistive Technology Funding Resources
Assistive Technology Evaluations
Screen Magnification Assessment



I Came, I Saw, I Went! (Archive)

Assistive Technology Expo 2010 Highlights
Wacom Bamboo Pen and Touch CTH460