EVENT: Sensory Friendly Performance of Honk!

What: A sensory friendly live performance of Honk! the  musical adaptation of  the Hans Chrisitian Andersen story The Ugly Duckling presented by The Children Youth Theater of Indianapolis. When: Saturday, November13 at 10 am. Where: Grace Community Church in Noblesville, IN. Who Should Attend: Sensory friendly films and live performances are specifically designed for people who have […]

Product Description: Visual Thesaurus

This blog post was written by Amy Braddock. Amy is the Assistive Technology Specialist for West Fargo Public Schools in West Fargo, North Dakota. Amy has a BS in Special Education: Developmental Disabilities and Physical Disabilities from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Check out Amy’s blog at:  http://amysassistivetech.blogspot.com/. There are many research articles and theories to […]

Indiana Institute to Receive Almost $2.5 Million to Promote Education for Students with Disabilities

The Indiana Institute on Disability and Community has been awarded a five year grant of $2,465,600 from the U.S. Department of Education for model demonstration programs promoting the successful transition of students with intellectual disabilities into higher education. U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the award of $10.9 million for 28 grants under two […]

Two FREE PRC Workshops

Introduction to Unity November 10th: 8:30am-11:30am This course focuses on features of Unity 84, Unity 60 and Unity 45 (Vantage/Vantage Lite, Vanguard, ECO). Participants will review overlays and icon features/functions, Unity Pattern 1 (verbs, nouns, adjectives, and adverbs) and Unity Pattern 2 (pronouns). You will also learn Unity Pattern 3 (statements and questions), Unity Pattern […]

EVENT: The Arc of Indiana 2010 Conference and Appreciation Luncheon

WHAT: “Building Pathways to Empowerment: Mapping a New Course” presented by The Arc of Indiana WHEN: Tuesday, November 9 WHERE: Ritz Charles, 12156 North Meridian Street, Carmel Indiana Throughout 2010 The Arc of Indiana’s Building Pathways to Empowerment campaign has focused on taking a fresh look at Indiana’s system of programs and services for people with […]

Freedom Scientific Releases JAWS 12

Freedom Scientific announced the release of JAWS® for Windows version 12, including JAWS BrailleIn™, a powerful new feature that enables users who prefer typing in Braille to use contracted Braille in common Microsoft applications such as Internet Explorer and Word. JAWS 12 includes a new Virtual Ribbon feature which provides a fast way to navigate […]