Apps for Autism

Seriously, the list of apps goes on and on. The sheer number of options can be overwhelming, so here is a list of a few apps specifically meant to help children with autism. While the apps are educational in theory, they are also a ton of fun and great for children with autism or are […]

Apps, Apps, Apps

It would seem that the list of iPad apps keeps growing and growing, and the list of apps for assistive technology is no exception. The following is a list of the favorite iPad apps of Joan L. Green, a speech-language pathologist in Potomac, Maryland and author of “The Ultimate Guide to Assistive Technology in Special […]

Low tech assistive technology

Many believe that technology can be overwhelming or even daunting at times because of all of the upgrades, new editions and the never-ending list of new technologies to choose from. However, not all technology has to be “high-tech.” Assistive technology in particular can be anything from a heating pad to a magnifying glass, it just […]

Monday Tech Tip: Swackett App

Watch as Wade Wingler demonstrates how to use the “Swacket” app for the iPad. Designed to help individuals decide what to wear based on different weather conditions for the day. Having trouble viewing the video? Click here! Click here to visit our archived videos To view Closed Captioning, click on the “CC” in the lower right corner […]

Monday Tech Tip: My Homework iPhone App

Watch as Brian Norton explains how to keep students organized with the My Homework app available on the iPhone, iPad and iTouch. To view Closed Captioning, click on the “CC” in the lower right corner of the video. Having trouble viewing the video? Click here! Click here to visit our archived videos

Tips and tricks for the iPad

All evidence seems to suggest that the iPad is not going anywhere anytime soon. In order to make the most of this piece of technology and increase its staying power, here are 10 tips and tricks that will make using your nifty gadget easy to use. Before you know it, you’ll be the master of […]