Come to the Mobile Learning Experience in September 2013

The Mobile Native

Cross Post from @TonyVincent "Learning in Hand" It''s my pleasure to be on the team organizing Mobile Learning Experience 2013. Mobile Learning Experience 2013 will also address other devices like laptops, Chromebooks, and Android tablets. Please consider presenting at Mobile 2013.

ASHA 2013 Update- from a Techie Point of View!

SpeechTechie

ASHA 2013 in Chicago is in the books. Giving credit where credit is due ( especially since this is something I whined about two years ago ), ASHA has made good steps in helpful infusion of technology into the Convention.

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Create Narrated Slide or Video Shows with Videolicious

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Create Photo Comics with Story Me

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Take a "Peek!"

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mARch: Augmenting with Aurasma, Part 1.

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mARch: Augmenting with Aurasma, Part 2- Making it Your Own!

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Travels, Design and Gestures

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My 10 Favorite Google Tips of the 100 Shared by @EdReach

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A database of Assistive Technology apps and extensions, searchable by task, profile and keyword. Edreach''s recent Google Educast #100 celebrated 100 Google Tips (very clever :D). What a head-dizzying goldmine of ideas!

Access Your Stuff with Parallels Access

Kathy Schrock

During September 2013, Parallels gave me five year-long subscription licenses for Parallels Access to give away to K-16 educators! I provide Ed Tech and Assistive Technology support to students with disabilities. Parallels Access screenshot Parallels Access is the coolest new program for your iPad and your Mac or Windows computer! It allows you to work with all of the programs that are on your computer on your iPad!

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Hansen's Link to Tech

Classroom Integration: Assistive technology is any device or program that helps a person with a disability complete an everyday task. Using assistive tech whether Chrome apps/extensions or others you will do your students a great service by supplying them such helpful tools.

i Speech Select and Speak Extension

Hansen's Link to Tech

Select and Speak Google Chrome extension by i Speech is really good for assisted technology for anyone who needs text on the web read to them. Students can access it from home for assisting them in read at home.

How Tablet Games Can Teach Skills to Students with Visual Impairments

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Schultz has taken a career in building special needs software and games for people who are blind or have low vision into ObjectiveEd, a new endeavor at a time when investor interest in educational tools and investor interest in assistive technology are apparently on the rise.

Salesforce Donates $8.5M to Computer Science Education

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Funding in both districts will go toward hiring math and computer science middle school staff, buying assistive technology for special education students and supporting college and career programs. Salesforce has increased its donation each year since piloting the donation program to school districts in 2013. In 2013, San Francisco became the first school district in the country to have a computer science curriculum for all grade levels. “We’re

Thingiverse: Discover, Make, And Share 3D Printer Designs

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It is also the home to a number of competitions like the Assistive Technology and Fall STEAM Challenges , which invite community members to collaborate and create across the globe. Technology 3d printingThingiverse: Discover, Make, And Share 3D Printer Designs.

What Happened to Google's Effort to Scan Millions of University Library Books?

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And though the same judge ultimately dismissed the case in 2013, handing Google a victory that allowed it to keep on scanning, the dream of easy and full access to all those works remains just that. And print-disabled users can use assistive technologies to read scanned books that might otherwise be difficult if not impossible to find in accessible formats. Education Technology Higher Education Postsecondary Learning