The iPad and Total Access for the Low Vision Student in the Regular Classroom.
Thursday, April 13, 2017 3:30 - 5:00 PM Eastern Time Zone
Webinar Type: Archive
Webinar Code: AT17-WEB10-AR
Webinar Fee: $49
The iPad is a game changer for students with ow vision. The accessibility features, accessories, various applications (apps) etc. enable it to be an all in one device. This webinar will provide information first on the built in accessibility features including new changes in IOS 9 for Second, a large number of applications will be presented that enable students with low vision to keep up with their peers in the wide variety of tasks and demands. Apps for reading, writing, math, science, and social studies will be presented along with apps for the expanded core curriculum. Also, examples of tactile overlays for diagrams will be shown.
- Participants will identify 3 new features in IOS 9 for students with low vision.
- Participants will identify and describe the function of 5 applications that are useful for low vision students who attend regular classes.
- Participants will identify 3 applications that are useful for teaching areas of the expanded core curriculum including keyboarding, mobility, and daily living skills.
Speaker Non-Financial Relationship Disclosure: Yes
Sensory Impairment - Blindness/Low Vision and Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Accessibility Professionals, AT Professionals, Educators, Family Members, Individuals with Disabilities, OTs