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Stay organized with the Homework App

For many students, it’s that time of year again to go back to school.  If you’re searching for an app to help keep assignments and teacher contacts organized, check out the Homework App.  The Homework App features four basic categories: tasks, subjects, instructors, and a calendar. When you first open the app, you can fill […]

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Goally Therapy Suite

If you’re looking for a visual schedule tool, check out Goally.  Goally is a suite of therapeutic apps designed to help support the daily activities and functioning of children and teens with a variety of disabilities. According to BridgingApps: “One of the benefits of Goally is that it is available both on a small dedicated […]

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AM483 – Dose Flip Smart Medication Dispenser

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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! Over the years, we’ve written about different medication dispensers such as the Hero Smart Pill Dispenser.  […]

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With a Little Help from Furry Friends

Dave Brodzinski doesn’t go anywhere without his furry friend, Flynn. A Labrador Retriever with a “brilliantly black, shiny coat,” Flynn has served as Dave’s guide dog for over six years now. “He allows me to show people that I’m blind but can still be independent and do things just like everyone else,” Dave said. As […]

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AM482 – Ekomat Paths

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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! A few weeks ago I talked about the Mobi-Mat RecPath, which you can place over grass, […]

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Storyteller Read Aloud to Kids App

If you’re looking for an app that turns any children’s book into an audiobook, check out the Storyteller Read Aloud to Kids app!  With Storyteller, you can scan any print book from your personal library and the app will read it aloud to your child. According to the App Store’s description: “Storyteller provides an opportunity […]