ATU386 – UDL’s an Assistant Principle’s Perspective with Beth Poss

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs. Show Notes: Beth Poss, Assistant Principal at Sequoyah Elementary School in Montgomery County Public Schools Find Beth on Twitter: […]

AM300 – Meditation Oasis App

Podcast: Play in new window | Download300-10-19-18 Meditation Oasis App: Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! I am always searching for means of relaxation.  Meditation is always a great […]

Meditation Oasis App

As an individual with anxiety disorders, I’m always seeking ways to relax.  Meditating is one great way to calm one’s mind.  The Meditation Oasis App brings all the benefits “of the popular Meditation Oasis.” The Meditation Oasis App provides easy access to over 30 powerful and relaxing guided meditations.  Whether you’re new to meditation or a seasoned […]

GE Smart Microwave Oven with Alexa

Did you know GE offers an assortment of ADA-compliant appliances, from dishwashers to warming drawers?  The company’s newest addition is arguably one of their most accessible appliances yet: the GE Smart Microwave Oven with Alexa. Yes, you heard that right: there is a countertop microwave now available with Alexa voice control!  I’ve written about Amazon Echo […]

Fidget Controller Pad with 8 Functions

I remember always fidgeting with game controllers.  There are so many fidgets on them: from the joystick to the different textured buttons.  The Fidget Controller Pad from Special Supplies is a pocket-sized fidget that helps relieve stress in adults and children. The lightweight, compact fidget is small enough to carry in your pocket.  Or the built-in […]