Assistive Technology Resources

  • TouchMath (Paid)

    by: Innovative Learning Solutions, Inc

    SubjectMath
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeElementary

    Apps for math practice, beginning with touch counting and moving on to addition and subtraction. Teacher support also.

    http://www.touchmathapps.com
  • TuneIn Radio (Free)

    by: TuneIn Inc

    SubjectNews/Podcast/Radio
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformAndroid
    Age RangeSecondary

    Listen to your favorite radio stations for free with TuneIn Radio. With more than 100,000 stations, TuneIn has the largest free selection of sports, news, music, and talk radio from around the world.

    get TuneIn Radio (Free)  on google play
  • UAbacus (Free)

    by: University of Arizona

    SubjectMath
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformiOS, Website
    Age RangeElementary

    UAbacus is for low vision students. With the UAbacus you can add and subtract numbers using the "logic method" for abacus computation. Students get help with a step if they become stuck and have the correct answer verified.

    http://www.perkinselearning.org/technology/posts/uabacus-ios-app
    download UAbacus (Free)  on the App Store
  • vBookz Audiobooks (Paid)

    by: MindEx International Ltd

    SubjectCommunity of Practice, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, Reading, Utility
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, Text to Speech, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeSecondary, Teachers

    vBookz Audiobooks offers advanced, high-quality text-to-speech reading in 17 languages. It's the best way to follow and read documents on iPad, iPhone, or iPod. vBookz Audiobooks also includes orientation and navigation tools that enhance the reading experience. It reads out loud from more than 40,000 classic books and uses the leading live text-to-speech generator with no need for conversion or stored audio files. vBookz Audiobooks has an all-in-one support and reads PDF non-DRM e-books. It is integrated with Dropbox, Google Drive, and Gutenberg.

    download vBookz Audiobooks (Paid)  on the App Store
  • vBookz PDF Voice Reader (Free)

    by: MindEx International Ltd

    SubjectCommunity of Practice, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, POHI/CI, Reading, Utility
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, Text to Speech, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformAndroid, iOS
    Age RangeSecondary, Teachers

    vBookz PDF Voice Reader is an app that reads PDF files aloud. It’s the best way to follow and read documents on iPad, iPhone or iPod. vBookz Voice Reader adds orientation and navigation tools that enhances the reading experience.

    download vBookz PDF Voice Reader (Free)  on the App Store