Assistive Technology Resources

  • Seeing AI (Free)

    by: Microsoft Corporation

    SubjectReading, Braille, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, Communication, Utility, POHI/CI
    Accessibility FeatureText to Speech
    Age RangePreschool, Elementary, Secondary, Teachers

    Seeing AI is a free app that narrates the world around the user. Designed for the blind and low vision community, this ongoing research project harnesses the power of AI to open up the visual world and describe nearby people, text, and objects.

    download Seeing AI (Free)  on the App Store
  • Sero (Free)

    by: Serotek Corporation

    SubjectCommunication, Community of Practice, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, News/Podcast/Radio, POHI/CI, Reading
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformAndroid, iOS
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool, Secondary, Teachers

    The Sero application, formerly known as iBlink Radio, is the world's first application for the visually impaired for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Radio stations, podcasts, and reading services of special interest to blind and visually impaired persons, as well as their friends, family, caregivers, and those wanting to know what life is like without eyesight.

    download Sero (Free)  on the App Store get Sero (Free)  on google play
  • SimpleMic: Audio Recorder & Voice Memos (Free)

    by: Atlantia Software LLC

    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    Age RangePreschool, Elementary, Secondary, Teachers

    The best audio and voice recorder for iPhone just got better! All new for iOS 9 and watch OS 2.0, now you can record audio directly from your Apple Watch and have it available in seconds in the SimpleMic app and on your Mac via iCloud.

    download SimpleMic: Audio Recorder & Voice Memos (Free)  on the App Store
  • Sit with Us (Free)

    by: Carolyn Hampton

    SubjectCommunication, Leisure/Recreation, ILS, POHI/CI
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Magnification
    Age RangeSecondary

    Sit With Us is a social networking app designed to promote kindness and inclusion in schools. Kids can use the app’s features to coordinate lunches with their friends. They can also volunteer to be Ambassadors for their schools and post open lunch events on campus where everyone will be included.

    download Sit with Us (Free)  on the App Store
  • Smart Steps Mobile (Free)

    by: SmartSteps

    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool, Secondary, Teachers

    Supports persons with autism and intellectual disabilities to solve problems when in the community going to work, school, or out with friends.

    download Smart Steps Mobile (Free)  on the App Store