Google Accessibility Tools to Reach ALL Learners – SULS049

Shake Up Learning

The post Google Accessibility Tools to Reach ALL Learners – SULS049 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Accessibility is and should be a huge topic of discussion across multiple industries but especially in learning. Reach all learners with Google’s accessibility tools on ep.

Twitter Enhances Accessibility with Alt Text for Images

ProfHacker

This week, Twitter announced that it has added an important function to its service, one that enhances accessibility for people who are blind or who have low vision: support for alternative text to describe images. Software a11y accessibility alt text Twitter

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mARch: Augmenting with Aurasma, Part 1.

SpeechTechie

This app is also available for Android, but I can''t attest to how it works. Specifically, through these steps a seagull "aura" is accessed when the book''s cover is scanned.

5 Ways EdTech Helps Students with Special Needs in the Classroom

ViewSonic Education

Lack of physical access. Special ed teachers rely on assistive learning devices to address the needs of student challenges. Referred to as assistive technology (AT), these devices are often decidedly low tech. They have the potential to improve accessibility.

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5 Tech Resources for the Blind or Visually Impaired

The Innovative Educator

Unfortunately, these supports are currently generally reserved for the elite in our society because of cost and access. Fortunately, there are low-to-no-cost technologies that provide support to the visually impaired and blind population.

What’s New: New Tools for Schools

techlearning

This program adds full home access for students, custom curriculum alignment, performance reporting, professional development, and more. The software takes advantage of Casio’s Natural Display technology for input and output of mathematical expressions.

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