IRIScan Book 5

IRIS stands for Image Recognition Integrated Systems. IRIS company builds software and products to help people increase their productivity while scanning and converting documents. One of their available portable options is the IRIScan Book 5. According to its description, IRIScan Book 5 is “the world’s fastest book scanner.” It allows you to scan magazines, books, […]

AM334 – Bellt Alert Covers

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHey 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! Many individuals with disabilities are unable to communicate with emergency personnel in times of need.  Natalie Bell […]

Parent Advocacy App

Are you looking for a resource to help navigate you through your child’s IEP meetings, 504 meetings, or other school meetings? Check out the Parent Advocacy app on Google Play or the App Store. The Parent Advocacy app was developed for the guardians of children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It helps them […]

EyeMine – Software that allows you to play Minecraft with your eyes

By now, I’m sure you’ve at least heard about Minecraft.  If you’re unfamiliar with it though, it is a popular, open-ended, first-person game with a focus on exploration and crafting.  Unfortunately, many people with severe physical disabilities may not have the dexterity or movement to play Minecraft. That is until EyeMine software became available! EyeMine […]

Interactive Talking USA Map

Looking for a colorful, interactive map for your child or students to learn more about the USA? The Talking USA Map is a fun way to teach basic information and general knowledge about all 50 states! According to MaxiAids description, it is “the most valuable and educational interactive, touch-activated talking map” available on the market. […]

Science Academy Squishy Ball Lab

Stress balls are an ideal way to relax for individuals with and without special needs. MindWare Science Academy offers a fun way to make your very own with their Squishy Ball Lab kit! With the Squishy Ball Lab, you can mix up your own “stress-relieving squishy balls with a special slime recipe, glitter, sensory beads, […]