Vizzle

Visual Learning through Vizzle

The visual, interactive learning platform, Vizzle, came from the cream of the crop. Created in collaboration with special education experts at the Monarch Center for Autism as well as researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, it’s a top-of-the-line tool from the best in the field of inclusive education. With game-like user profiles […]

penfriend 3 labeling system for visual impairments

PenFriend 3 Voice Labeling System

Individuals with visual impairments may often need assistance finding specific items around their home or office.  The PenFriend 3 Voice Labeling System is one potential solution.  According to MaxiAids, the PenFriend 3 is a “best-selling, affordable audio labeler for users who are blind or visually impaired.” The PenFriend 3 Voice Labeling System allows you to […]

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AM407 – BrailleBuzz

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! If you’re looking for a fun way for your young Braille learner to practice Braille, check […]

Tellyprompt chrome extension

TellyPrompt Google Chrome Extension

We’ve been writing and talking about different Google Chrome Extensions a lot lately on our blogs, Tech Tips, and podcasts.  Yet another useful Chrome tool is the TellyPrompt Google Chrome Extension. After installing the extension, you’ll no longer need a fancy teleprompter box.  TellyPrompt is a free extension that transforms your device into its own […]

spot vision screener from welch allyn

Welch Allyn Spot Vision Screener

Vision screenings are “crucial for early detection and prevention of vision loss in young children.”  Welch Allyn offers a quick, contact-free vision screening device: introducing their Spot Vision Screener. In sum, it is a handheld, portable device that can automatically detect vision issues from a noninvasive 3-foot distance in just seconds!  The Welch Allyn Spot […]

Clover 10 Handheld Video Magnifier

MaxiAids offers hundreds of products for individuals with mobility, hearing, and/or visual impairments.  The Clover 10 Handheld Video Magnifier is one of the company’s available solutions for individuals with low vision.  In sum, the Clover 10 is a portable video magnifier with “excellent full HD image quality.” The Clover 10 Handheld Video Magnifier features a […]