Assistive Technology Resources

  • Code Factory (Free)

    by: Code Factory

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

    Code Factory makes mobile phones accessible to the blind and visually impaired by developing accessible software applications for mainstream mobile phones running on Android, Symbian, Windows Mobile, and BlackBerry.
  • Common Sense Media (Free)

    SubjectCommunity of Practice, Computer Science, Utility
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformAndroid, iOS, Website
    Age RangeTeachers

    Resource to help teachers, families, and schools make smart media choices.
    download Common Sense Media (Free)  on the App Store
  • Crazy Gears (Paid)


    SubjectLeisure/Recreation, POHI/CI, Visual Skills
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    Age RangeElementary, Preschool

    Are you ready to watch your child kick their learning into high gear? Crazy Gears is a digital puzzle game, designed with a real mechanical engine and with children's critical thinking skills in mind! Hours of fun guaranteed for everyone who is up for the challenge.

    download Crazy Gears (Paid)  on the App Store
  • Darwin Wallet (Free)

    by: New Designs Unlimited, LLC

    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    Age RangeSecondary

    Darwin Wallet speaks the value of paper money. It uses the phone's camera to detect types of currency denominations.

    get Darwin Wallet (Free)  on google play
  • DDReader (Free)

    by: Results Dev. Ltd

    SubjectReading, ILS, Leisure/Recreation, POHI/CI
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Text to Speech, Magnification
    Age RangePreschool, Elementary, Secondary, Teachers

    DDReader is a free application for reading accessible digital books in DAISY 3.0 format. The DDReader+ is a digital book reader that can be used for reading digital content in DAISY 3 format on Windows and Android platforms. It is compatible with text-only books, audio only with navigation, and full text with audio. The books can be read by synthesized voice, pre-recorded narration, or text-only onscreen. The interface has been designed to meet the needs of the visually impaired with full accessibility, without compromising design for other users. This software application is available free of charge in Portuguese, English, and Spanish.

    get DDReader (Free)  on google play