4 Fun Fairlady Media Apps for Pre-K

It is often so hard if not impossible to get tots to sit still and pay attention.  However, it is essential to start educating their minds as soon as possible.  Today’s technology makes the learning process a little easier even for the smallest of learners.  Developers at Fairlady Media have made it even easier with their series of educational […]

AngelSense: GPS tracker for children with special needs

It is essential to know where your child is at all times.  For children with autism or other special needs, this is especially true as they have a tendency to wander more than most children.  AngelSense is a child GPS Tracker and an app for the parent, “designed to create a safe world for children […]

Circles App for Social Boundaries and Relationships

The Circles App is noted to be an “essential tool for social skills learning, especially for kids, teens, and young adults with special needs, intellectual disabilities, and individuals on the autism spectrum.”  The app uses a colorful, interactive relationship graph to teach many areas of social skills. The ultimate goal of the app is to […]

Meet Leka: A New Robotic Toy for Special Needs

In several posts, I have written about different types of robots and their benefits on individuals with special needs.  If you’ve taken a tour of the INDATA Project’s lab here at Easter Seals Crossroads, you’ve probably already met a dancing robot named ARTI, or Assistive Robotics Technology Initiative.  (If you haven’t had a chance to meet the […]

Monkey Spot Scavenger Hunts

Looking for a fun app to keep your child entertained at a restaurant, museum, on a road trip, and more?  Check out Monkey Spot Scavenger Hunts, a fun app to help children engage with their surroundings!  Monkey Spot Scavenger Hunts puts a twist on the classic scavenger hunt and brings it to your phone or device. […]