Assistive Technology Resources

  • Switch Accessible Apps for iPad/iPhone – Non AAC (Free)

    by: Jane Farrell

    SubjectCommunity of Practice, Utility
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeTeachers

    A list of switch-accessible apps for the iPad and iPhone that aren’t primarily designed for AAC – or which can be used for reasons other than communication.

    http://www.janefarrall.com/switch-accessible-apps-for-ipadiphone-non-aac
  • Talking Carl (Paid)

    by: Tayasui

    SubjectCommunication, POHI/CI, Visual Skills
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool

    Talk, sing, and play with Carl. Tickle him, feed him, and hear his funny laughs, growls, and more!

    download Talking Carl (Paid)  on the App Store
  • Tap-n-See Now (Paid)

    by: Little Bear Sees

    SubjectPOHI/CI, Visual Skills
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool

    Created specifically for children with cortical visual impairment (CVI)! The bright colors and fun pictures in this world-renowned cause and effect app will also appeal to babies and young toddlers without CVI. Includes in-app purchases.

    download Tap-n-See Now (Paid)  on the App Store
  • TapTapSee (Free)

    by: CamFind Inc.

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

    Designed to help the blind and visually impaired students identify objects they encounter in their daily lives. Tap the screen to take a photo of anything, at any angle, and hear the app speak the identification.

    download TapTapSee (Free)  on the App Store
  • TechSmith (Free)

    by: TechSmith

    SubjectCommunity of Practice
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Magnification
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeTeachers

    Based in Okemos, Michigan, TechSmith provides screen capture and recording software for individual and professional use. The easy-to-use software helps to create, store, and share audio presentations, photos, podcasts, and videos on a computer.

    www.techsmith.com