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'Assistive Technology'.  In Foundations of Education:  Instructional Strategies for Teaching Children and Youths with Visual Impairments (Cost) G. Kapperman & 
J. Sticken
Technology Instructional Development, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: Instructional strategies for choosing and teaching assistive technology to visually impaired students.
'Specialized Assessments for Students with VI'. In Foundations of Education, 2nd Ed. (Cost) Koenig, 
et al.
Assessment, 
Technology
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Learning Media Assessment, 
Programming, 
Teaming
book Report a problem!
Description: This chapter discusses the Functional Vision Evaluation, the Learning Media Assessment and the Assistive Technology Assessment for students with visual impairments.
AbleData N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Adapted PE, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This website is devoted to providing objective information on all types of assistive technology for all types of people with disabilities.
Ablenet (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Communication, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This catalog provides technology solutions for all students with disabilities, includes hardware, software and teacher resources.
ACC Intervention N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Communication
website Report a problem!
Description: A website created by two speech and language pathologists who provide many useful tips about using augmentative communication and assistive technology. (Not VI specific)
Access World N/A Technology Internet and Accessibility article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Periodical addressing assistive technology used with persons with visual impairments
Accessibility Guidelines N/A Technology General Information website Report a problem!
Description: A variety of links of resources regarding accessibility and technology
Accessible Textbooks Clearinghouse N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials
website Report a problem!
Description: This page serves as a clearing house for information related to textbook accessibility for students with disabilities.
Accessible World N/A Independent Living, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Recreation, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: Accessible World provides information through internet resources for blind consumers on a mryiad of topics.
Adaptivation, Inc. (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Communication, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Manufacturer of hardware for the physically disabled including switches and communication devices.
Adobe Acrobat XI (Cost) N/A Professional Resources, 
Technology
Braille Production, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Adobe Acrobat XI can be used to unlock PDFs to obtain text for braille production. You can also convert documents between PDF and MS Word format and copy and edit text within PDF documents.
AI Squared (Cost) N/A Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Maker of ZoomText and ZoomWare, both screen enlarging programs.
American Printing House for the Blind Accessible Textbooks Dept. (Formally ATIC) (Cost/Quota Funds) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Large Print Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a very thorough on-line catalog of books available for purchase in the following medias: regular print, recorded, braille and enlarged type.
American Printing House for the Blind Instructional Products Catalog & Parts Catalog (APH Quota) N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Products website Report a problem!
Description: APH is the premiere vendor of materials used for instructing visually impaired students.(Many items available free of charge to local school districts through Texas quota funds.)
American Thermoform Corp. (ATC) (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Manufacturer of hardware, software, thermoform machines and consumable product for the production of braille and tactual graphics. They also carry low vision products.
Anicursor N/A Technology Low Vision Solutions website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides zipfiles of animated cursors one can download for the computer. Under the section 'special', cursors that are enlarged are provided for those with visual impairments.
Assessment Kit: Kit of Informal Tools for Academic Students with Visual Impairments (Cost) D. Sewell (Ed.)  Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Career Education, 
Choice and Decision Making, 
Family Resources, 
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Itinerant Issues, 
Job Descriptions, 
Learning Media Assessment, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Nemeth, 
Personal Control and Individual Performance, 
Resources, 
Scheduling, 
Self-Awareness, 
Sports/Games, 
Student Data, 
Teaching Advanced Mathematics, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts, 
Writing Skills
kit Report a problem!
Description: This kit brings together informal checklists, suggestions for format; assessment materials that you may want to buy, informal reading inventories, and assessments of compensatory skill areas.
Assistive Technology For Students Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired: A Guide to Assessment (Cost) I. Presley & 
F.M. D'Andrea
Assessment, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Technology
book Report a problem!
Description: Written by two experts in the field of blind education, this book provides instuctors information on how to perform AT assessments and how to evaluate tools for optimum student performance.
Assistive Technology Training Online Project (ATTO) N/A Technology Training and Tutorials website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides on-line training for various types of software and a program to help match students with appropriate software solutions.
Attainment Company (Cost) N/A Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
Self Determination, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Choice and Decision Making, 
Communication, 
Functional Math, 
Functional Skills, 
Products, 
Teaching Basic Number Facts and Operation, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products, including assistive technology, for those with mild to severe cognitive impairments. (Not VI specific)
Braille 'n Speak and E-mail:  FAQ's N/A Technology Training and Tutorials website Report a problem!
Description: Overview of using Blazie Engineering products to access e-mail and/or connect to the internet
Braille Book Files at TSBVI N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Ebooks, 
Nemeth, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Teaching Advanced Mathematics
website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides teachers with literary, science and math materials that can be downloaded in Megadots, Duxbury, and BRF formats.
Braille Shop (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Professional Resources, 
Technology
Braille/Print Books, 
Games, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps
website Report a problem!
Description: This company is dedicated to selling high quality braille products at reasonable prices. Items sold are tactile graphics including maps, braille teaching supplies, technology products and puzzles and games.
Carolina Assistive Technology (CAT) Computer Games for Students with Visual Impairments (Handouts from Texas Focus 2010) N/A O&M, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Games, 
Recreation, 
Writing Skills
Word document Report a problem!
Description: The University of North Carolina has created several computer games specifically for the visually impaired. This handout explains each game how to install them and the skills they require a user to develop.
CCTV Information N/A Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides information about CCTVs including links to websites, general usage and choosing the best machine for a particular student
Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST) N/A Technology Accessible Books, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: A non-profit organization promoting the use of technology for those with disabilities. (Not VI specific)
Clicker 4 Software (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Low Vision Solutions, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This software program provides an on-screen keyboard with speech.  Can be used to make talking books.
Closing The Gap N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
General Information, 
Instructional Strategies
website Report a problem!
Description: Bi-monthly publication and website full of product reviews of computer technology relating to special education. (Not VI Specific)
Color ID Free N/A Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Solutions
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: Apple's description, "Color Identifier uses the camera on your iPhone or iPod touch to speak the names of colors in real-time. It's an Augmented Reality app for discovering the names of the colors around you!"
Computer Resources for People with Disabilities (Cost) The Alliance for Technology Access Family Resources, 
Technology
Training and Tutorials book Report a problem!
Description: A guide for people new to AT, as well as people needing access to new information on assistive technology that is broad in scope. (Not VI specific) 
Creating Accessible Microsoft Word Documents N/A Technology Internet and Accessibility, 
Technology, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website describes the process necessary to create Microsoft Word documents that are accessible to screen readers. It is useful to be able to share with general educators who may be sending electronic documents to students using screen readers, and to inform the students themselves.
Creative Communication N/A Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Communication, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Support, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Homepage for Patti King-DeBaun, a leader in innovative communication and technology those with disabilities. (Not VI specific)
DARS - Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, Division of Blind Services N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Instructional Support, 
Professional Resources, 
Vocational Education Training
website Report a problem!
Description: DARS provides in home and family support to consumers who qualify as legally blind. (TX Residents Only)
DARS Vocational Rehabilitation for Persons who are Blind or Visually Impaired N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Family Resources, 
Self Determination, 
Technology
Choice and Decision Making, 
Family Resources, 
Transition/Future Planning
website Report a problem!
Description: An explanation of vocational rehabilitation programs is given. For Texas residents only.
Design Science N/A Math, 
Technology
Producing Nemeth Code website Report a problem!
Description: Design Science offers MathType, which is a powerful interactive equation editor for Windows and Macintosh that lets you create mathematical notation for word processing, web pages, desktop publishing, presentations, elearning, and for TeX, LaTeX, and MathML documents. It can be used with Duxbury to produce Nemeth Code.
Dewitt and Associates (Cost) N/A Technology Keyboard Instruction, 
Products, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This is an assistive technology consulting firm owned by a person with a visual impairment. They sell 'PC Talking Typing Tutor', a auditory and large type keyboarding instruction program for the visually impaired amongst other types of training materials for assistive technology products.
Duxbury Systems (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Retailer of software for the visually impaired including translators, MegaDots and Math Braille Talk
EASI (Equal Access to Software and Information)for Math and Science N/A Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Resources, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Premier provider of information and training on access for disabled persons for science and math.
Emergent Literacy Success:  Merging Technology and Whole Language for Students with Disabilities (Cost) C.R. Musselwhite & 
P. King-DeBaun
Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Communication, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This book is a resource for strategies in using technology for literacy instruction.  It can be used children with various disabilities. (Not VI specific)
Enablemart (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Braille Production, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Tactile Graphics
website Report a problem!
Description: This on-line vendor sells productss such as accessibility solutions, computer hardware, software, development tools, and aids for individuals with specific needs.
Enabling Devices (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of adapted toys, switches and technology for the physically challenged.
Enabling Technologies (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Producing Nemeth Code website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of braille production products.
EVALS: Evaluating Visually Impaired Students (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Support, 
Program Planning, 
Signature Writing, 
Student Data, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Teaching Basic Number Facts and Operation, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts, 
Vision Efficiency Training, 
Vocational Education Training, 
Writing Skills
kit Report a problem!
Description: 'Evaluation of students with VI is a complex, multi-faceted process of gathering info. using appropriate tools & techniques. Informal evaluation should be considered an essential supplement to the use of formal measures and published instruments. In order to determine curricular focus and plan effective instructional programming for students, the staff must know a student's levels of functioning in all areas of academic and unique need.'
Family Connect N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Family Resources website Report a problem!
Description: Family Connect is a website for families and parents of visually impaired children giving suggestions for raising these children. The website is broken down into areas such as age groups, multiple impairments, education, technology, blogs and forums.
Family Village N/A Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Syndromes/Diseases
website Report a problem!
Description: A website that brings together a wide range of information for families and individuals with disabilities. The library is a particularly good place to find information on specific syndromes and conditions. (Not VI specific)
Finding Ebooks on the Internet (Cost) A. Dresner Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Ebooks
book Report a problem!
Description: The author, who is visually impaired, explains where to locate books in different formats on the internet.
Finding, Researching and Downloading Books, Dictionaries and Encyclopedias on the Net M. McCarty Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Recreational Reading, 
Reference, 
Technology
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Mr. McCarty has updated his article on locating needed resources for visually impaired users on the internet.
Flesky - Happy Typing N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: An app designed for the blind user that uses predictive text technology to allow for easier typing on smart phones. "Fleksy allows users to type text on the familiar keyboard layout by tapping on the screen. Our patent pending technology does not need accuracy--just tap on the screen and Fleksy will automatically detect the text you meant to enter, even if you have missed every single key."
Flying Blind N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides information and promotions of technology to the blind consumer. They also have a useful listserv that provides information regarding trends, issues and new products found in the marketplace.
Fred's Head Blog N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Support, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides tips, tutorials, articles, and information for those who are visually impaired and those who work with them.
Freedom Scientific (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of hardware used with blind, deaf-blind and visually impaired consumers. 
Games for the Blind (Cost) N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games website Report a problem!
Description: These computer games have been created for the visually impaired consumer.
Games U Touch (Cost) C. Holm Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Ms. Holm has created 'edutainment' games specifically for children with visual impairments.
Getting Started with the IPhone: An Introduction for Blind Users (Cost) F. Dressner & 
D. Martineau
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology book Report a problem!
Description: This book is broken down into 5 parts, helping the blind user to maximize the potential useage of his IPhone.
gh (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Technology
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a producer of audio accessible, tactile graphics and braille products.
GW Micro  (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Independent Living, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Orientation Systems, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Maker of Window Eyes screen reader program, braille notetakers, pda, portable cctvs and portable braille displays.
Hadley School for the Blind N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Braille Literacy for the Sighted, 
Communication, 
Family Resources, 
Learning Nemeth Code, 
Libraries, 
Resources, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: Tuition free correspondent courses available to students, family members, etc. for instruction in areas specific to visual impairments, including parents, early childhood, and assistive technology.
How Does AT Fit into My Life and My Paperwork? Debra Leff and Cecilia Robinson Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Audio Books, 
Braille Writing, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Device Training, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Resources, 
Technology, 
Training and Tutorials
Word document Report a problem!
Description: Technology resources and tutorials for all students with visual impairments. Includes accessibility, keyboarding, math, study aid, scan and read, braille, O&M, PDA and screen review.
Humanware (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Braille Production, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Maker of technology products for the visually impaired
iBlink Radio n/a Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "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.
Independent Living Aids (Cost) N/A Arts, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products promoting independence of people with visual impairments.
Intellitools (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of technology products for students needing a variety of assistance with learning. (Not VI specific)
Iowa Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) Resource Guide K. Blankenship, 
et. al.
Assessment, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Auditory Skills, 
Documenting Progress, 
Eligibility, 
Functional Vision Evaluation, 
IEP, 
IEP Prep, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Learning Media Assessment, 
Program Planning, 
Student Data, 
Student Observation
Word document Report a problem!
Description: An incredibly thorough tool written for TVIs and COMS to help instruct, assess, plan and evaluate in all areas of the ECC.
Judy Lynn Software, Inc. (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Maker of switch software for use with students with special needs. (Not VI specific)
JVIB (Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness) Subject Index for Articles (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Support website Report a problem!
Description: This is a current list of articles available for download, indexed by subject area.
Large Print and Speech Access to the WWW J. Allan Technology Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: The purpose of this document is to show teachers how to access the internet with large print and speech.
Learn Keys (APH Quota) N/A Technology Keyboard Instruction, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Computer program which announces the keys that are pressed.
Learning Ally N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This national library provides books on compact disc and available for download. Textbooks are available for Texas students.
Links to Adaptive Technology N/A Technology Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: Countless links to manufacturers, articles and downloads regarding the use of technology with the visually impaired.
Low Vision Gateway N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Accessible Books, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Low Vision Specialists, 
Technology, 
Transition/Future Planning, 
Transportation, 
Vision Efficiency Skills, 
Visual Efficiency and Functioning
website Report a problem!
Description: This site offers information about low vision and the many aspects of having low vision. It is for parents, family members and educators.
LS&S Group (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Family Resources, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a catalog of products promoting independence of people with visual impairments.
MacKichan Software, Inc. N/A Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Producing Nemeth Code website Report a problem!
Description: MacKichan offers Scientific Notebook, which is a software program that can be paired with Duxbury Braille Translator to produce Nemeth Code files.
Math Flash (APH Quota) N/A Math, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Teaching Basic Number Facts and Operation
website Report a problem!
Description: Computer program to aid visually impaired students gain strength in basic math skills
Math Talk (Cost) N/A Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Mathtalk is a speech recognition mathematics product.
Mayer-Johnson Co. (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Communication, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This company sells materials in promoting language with those who are speech and language impaired. Some items are symbol systems, PCS and materials for Boardmaker. (Not VI specific)
Microscope (Digital) Flexible (Cost) N/A Science, 
Technology
Low Vision, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Students with Low Vision, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Flexible digital microscope that plugs into any USB device such as an interactive whiteboard or a computer. The magnification adjusts up to 200X and the flexible head allows bulker objects to be viewed.
Music and Low Vision --Strategies for People with MD, RP and Related Problems . . . N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Low Vision Solutions, 
Music
website Report a problem!
Description: Thomas Green, a retired physicist, developed a great system for displaying music (and other material) in super-enlarged format, adaptable to each student, on a standard laptop monitor screen.
National Center for Blind Youth in Science N/A Family Resources, 
Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Parent Resources, 
Resources, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts
website Report a problem!
Description: This portal provides a clearinghouse to teachers, parents and students with a wide range of resources in science, math and technology.
NFB's Technology Resource List N/A Technology Products website Report a problem!
Description: This is an exhaustive, categorized list of different types of technology available to the blind and visually impaired consumer.
NIMAS/NIMAC N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Professional Resources, 
Technology
Accessible Books website Report a problem!
Description: The National Instructional Materials Access Center (NIMAC) is a national repository that holds electronic files converted from publishers of educational materials. It makes these ?NIMAS? files available for the production of core instructional materials, such as textbooks, in accessible formats on behalf of eligible print-disabled students in grades K-12. Schools designate an Authorized User to retrieve.
Open Library N/A Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Audio Books, 
Ebooks
website Report a problem!
Description: Open Library provides over 1 million accessible books available for download.
Overview of Technology N/A Technology General Information website Report a problem!
Description: Links to resources for general information regarding technology and the visually impaired student
PCS Games N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games website Report a problem!
Description: This site is dedicated to the blind gamer with constant updates on links to on-line games and forums.
Perkins School for the Blind - Products (Cost) N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Braille Writing, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Producer of various types of instructional aids and resources for families and professionals.
Preparing Math Materials Using DBT and Scientific Notebook N/A Math, 
Professional Resources, 
Technology
Nemeth, 
Technology
Word document Report a problem!
Description: This document provides step-by-step directions to help you get started using Scientific Notebook, Duxbury Braille Translator, and Quick Tac to produce correctly formatted Nemeth Braille materials. E-mail: amfierro7@gmail.com
Publications available from the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Curricula, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of books, curricula and kits for professionals who serve students with visual impairments and those with additional disabilities.
QIAT (Quality Indicators for Assistive Technology) N/A Assessment, 
Technology
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies
website Report a problem!
Description: This website holds a collection of widely applicable forms, protocols and indicators for teachers to use when evaluating assistive technology
QuickTac N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Technology
Tactile Graphics website Report a problem!
Description: QuickTac is a free program available from Duxbury Systems Inc. which can be used to produce tactile graphics.
Read How You Want, Your Customized Book Source (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books website Report a problem!
Description: This company provides a very comprehensive list of on-demamnd books in alternate formats such as braille, auditory and large print.
Read2Go for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad Benetech Technology Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Ebooks
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: With Read2Go, you can browse, search, download, and read books directly from Bookshare using your Bookshare membership, as well as read DAISY books from other sources. The app gives you full control over visual choices for font size and color, background and highlighting color, and text-to-speech preferences.
Recorded Books, LLC (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Family Resources, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a large catalog of complete and unabridged audiobooks. It also includes Accelerated Reader titles.
RJ Cooper, Inc. (Cost) N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Products, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: RJ Cooper sells assistive technology even for the most severely involved student (Not VI specific)
S. Walters, Inc. (Cost) N/A Family Resources, 
O&M, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a catalog of products for those with low vision. It includes monoculars and telescopes, computer aids and more.
SAL2 - Speech Assisted Learning (Cost) S. Mangold Compensatory/Access, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps, 
Tactual Sensitivities
kit Report a problem!
Description: An interactive learning device which enables students to use worksheets on a computerized platform the TTT (Talking Tactual Tablet) to learn and practice braille and tactual skills.
Screen-Reading Alternatives: An Overview of Low-Cost Options B. Hodge & 
L. Huffman
Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: An overview is given of the new technology that has emerged on the market, giving the big three some competition in the sales of screen-readers.
See It Video Magnifier (Cost) N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Devices
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: See It is a handheld video magnifier that works by streaming a real time video feed to your iPhone or iPad's screen from your device's back-facing camera. You can zoom the feed in and out, and apply image filters to make things easier to see.
Selecting Assistive Technology for Greater Independence A. Hall, 
B. Rodabaugh & 
C. Smith
Assessment, 
Technology
Instructional Development article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: A method for selecting assistive technology that helps people with visual impairments to perform literacy skills is presented. The first step involves identifying critical tasks that a person wants to perform with greater ease and efficiency, identifying personal preferences and abilities, and identifying media needs. The second step is concerned with ensuring that input and output characteristics of available media solutions conform to ... RE:view. Vol. 33, Number 1, Spring 2001.  pp.  21-33
Sensible Graphics N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps
website Report a problem!
Description: A website devoted to collecting tactile graphic files or images for use with visually impaired learners.
Sensory Learning Kit (SLK) (APH Quota) M. Smith Assessment, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Concept Development, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Sensory Training
kit Report a problem!
Description: This kit, designed for those students with the most significant disabilities provides an extensive arrays of tools and toys to help students develop the most basic of skills. It also includes a guidebook with assessment forms on a CD and a book of routines.
Serotek N/A Family Resources, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Serotek provides accessibility solutions for those who are blind or visually impaired. In particular, they have created a free downloadable program to be placed on a flashdrive that will allow any user at any computer full access via speech.
SET-BC Special Education Technology British Columbia N/A MIVI, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website is dedicated to providing up-to-date information about assistive technology for students with visual impairments, physical disabilities and autism. It includes product demos and trainings.
Shop Low Vision (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products promoting independence for the visually impaired consumer plus materials for the vision professional.
Short-Term Program Classes at Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
O&M, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Choice and Decision Making, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Low Vision Device Training, 
Teaching Mathematical Concepts
website Report a problem!
Description: TSBVI offers one week courses during the regular school term for intensive training in specific areas of a student's IEP. Some programs are specific to a particular subject and some programs are specific to having a visual impairment.(Texas students only)
Simplified Technologies by Linda Burkhart N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
Self Determination, 
Technology
Choice and Decision Making, 
Communication
website Report a problem!
Description: A leader in the field of assistive technology for many years, Linda Burkhart has written many how-to books on making switches, using devices as well as the educational theories behind switch use.  She also has some resources that discuss the integration of devices into a variety of classroom environments. (Not VI specific)
Social Netorking and You: Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for Blind Users (Cost) A. Dresner Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology   Report a problem!
Description: This guide explains what social networking is and how a blind user can access Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Software Demos N/A Career Education and Transition, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Keyboard Instruction, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: A preview and demonstration site for APH software.
Speakaboos N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This website offers free visual stories for young children with audio and music. Categories include nursery rhymes, fables, folk stories and songs. (Not VI Specific)
Spoonbill Software N/A Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides games for blind gamers free of charge.
STAGES Software Solutions for Special Needs (Cost) M. Pugliese Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: Guide for teachers of students with multiple disabilities in choosing educational software according to developmental and communication level.
Storyline Online N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Audio Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This website, sponsored by the Sreen Actors Guild Foundation provides audio and visual books read by famous actors. Although not VI specific, blind children can listen to the audio stories without needing any modifications to the technology.
Student's Computer Abilities N/A Technology Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies
website Report a problem!
Description: This page provides suggested computer skills throughout a student's educational history.
Summer Programs Available at the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired N/A Arts, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adapted PE, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Arts and Crafts, 
Camp, 
Cane Travel, 
Choice and Decision Making, 
Functional Skills, 
Games, 
Instruction of Personal Management, 
Recreation, 
Resources, 
Role Models/Mentors for Students, 
Self-Advocacy and Leadership, 
Transition/Future Planning, 
Vocational Education Training
website Report a problem!
Description: TSBVI offers summer programs that provide students with instruction in all areas of the ECC.  (Texas students only)
Tactile Library N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Tactile Maps
website Report a problem!
Description: A free library from the UK loaded with images that are broken down according to age. Most images are considered universal.
TalkCalc - talking calculator N/A Math, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Solutions
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "It's a TALKING calculator for kids! It's INTERACTIVE. . . It's CUSTOMIZABLE . . . and it's USER FRIENDLY." It can display numbers, objects such as fish, cars and written numbers. Very kid friendly.
Talking Camera - for visually impaired/blind N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "This app is made for visually impaired people: large fonts, high contrast app. Talking camera will help you in your everyday life by reading for you any written text. The app is simple and straightforward: 1. You take a picture of text (menu in a restaurant, page of a book, etc.) 2. The app will read the text for you
Talking Typer for Windows (APH Quota) N/A Technology Keyboard Instruction, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Software that provides keyboarding training with speech and a large display.
Talking Typing Teacher (Cost) N/A Technology Keyboard Instruction website Report a problem!
Description: A fully auditory program that teaches any level of student how to keyboard. It also includes options to change fonts and colors for students with low vision.
Talking Word Puzzles Software (APH Quota) N/A Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games kit Report a problem!
Description: A computer program that allows the user to create or solve hidden word puzzles and crossword puzzles.
TalkingTag (Cost) N/A Independent Living, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Solutions
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website,"record short Video or Voice messages on TalkingTag labels and merchandize using this innovative TalkingTag App. Note: You will need TalkingTag labels to use this App. Store your Memories, Messages and Notes on different types of TalkingTag labels which can then be attached to Scrapbooks, Greeting cards, photo albums, gifts, quilts and any other item. You can share the messages with friends, family or business associates by simply sending the recorded label."
Tar Heel Reader N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Accessible Books website Report a problem!
Description: A website that provides a collection of on-line, accessible books for students who are beginning to read. Books can be also written.
Tech Loan Program Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired N/A Technology Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: Lending library of technology available through Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired's Outreach Department.
Technology Assessment Checklist for Students with Visual Impairments I. Presley Assessment, 
Technology
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Program Planning
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Tool for assessing student's usage of technology.
Technology Manufacturer's Links N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Products, 
Resources, 
Tactile Graphics
website Report a problem!
Description: Links to major manufacturers of technology for the visually impaired consumer.
Technology Products from the American Printing House for the Blind N/A Technology Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products specifically for the visually impaired consumer.  Technology products include hardware and software.
Telesensory (Cost) N/A Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: Telesensory makes products for visually impaired consumers to help increase independence. Products include CCTVs, scanners and hand-held devices.
Texas SenseAbilities Newsletter and See/Hear Archives N/A Arts, 
Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Self Determination, 
Social Interaction, 
Social Studies, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Communication, 
Family Resources, 
Instructional Support, 
Resources
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Publication for instuctors and families of visually impaired children including those with deafblindness and multiple disabilities. It contains current and relevant information for various topics from school to community to home. (Downloadable)
Texas State Library - Talking Book Program  N/A Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Braille/Print Books, 
Family Resources, 
Large Print Books, 
Music, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: The TSL program allows visually and physically impaired patrons to choose free books from a national library system in braille, large type or audio format. (Texas students only)
The Bookstore at the American Foundation for the Blind (Cost) N/A Assessment, 
Career Education and Transition, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Independent Living, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Self Determination, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Professional Books
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides AFB's most current on-line catalog.
The Braille SuperStore N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Braille/Print Books, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: A virtual bookstore that contains 1000's of braille titles. Also, it sells various low vision and blind related products.
The Outreach Department of the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Deafblind, 
Early Childhood, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Technology
Instructional Support, 
Professional Resources, 
Resources
website Report a problem!
Description: The TSBVI Outreach Department offers services which includes consultation visits to local school districts and information regarding students with visual impairments. Link explains resources and services available. (Texas only)
Touch Graphics Inc. (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
O&M, 
Social Studies, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Tactual Related, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: This company produces the Talking Tactile Tablet, the Wii Cane and the SAL and is a leader in cutting edge technology for the blind and visually impaired.
Turbo Phonics (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Technology
Beginning Reading, 
Instructional Aids/Materials
video Report a problem!
Description: This is a computer based reading program designed to help low vision students attain reading skills.
TVI - Technologies for the Visually Impaired N/A Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Braille Production, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: Technologies for the Visually Impaired offers a wide array of products for the visually impaired including software, hardware, products for braille production, reading machines, etc. They also offer the Portico, the only laptop designed for the blind.
Twenty-six Useful Apps for the Blind I-Phone User (Cost) P. Cantisani Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology book Report a problem!
Description: The author reviews 26 apps that can be used with blind users.
VI Tech Share- To Help Share Technology Devices and Web Links Blog Created by Vision Teachers in Rural West TX Arts, 
Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Science, 
Social Interaction, 
Technology, 
Vision and Visual Impairments
Accessible Books, 
Active Learning, 
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Arts and Crafts, 
Audio Books, 
Basic Information, 
Beginning Reading, 
Caseload Analysis, 
Cortical Visual Impairment, 
Early Childhood Intervention, 
Early Intervention, 
Elementary, 
Emergent Literacy Skills, 
Eye Anatomy and Function, 
Eye Conditions and Diseases, 
Family Resources, 
Games, 
General Information, 
Goal Setting and Attainment, 
IEP, 
IEP Prep, 
Inservice for Teachers and Administrators, 
Instructional Planning, 
Music, 
Parent Resources, 
Play, 
Positioning, 
Recreational Reading, 
Syndromes/Diseases, 
Tactual Related, 
Tactual Sensitivities, 
Technology, 
Toys, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: Resources for Babies;Resources for Literacy; Curriculum for Alternative Teaching;Tactual Books;CVI;VI Resources; Resources for VI Teachers; Goals and Objectives;Helpful sites about Eyes;Home made toy resources and play; Visual Perception;AT;Switch Use;Math;Social Stories;Link Share;Books - digital,CDs,audible;Adapted Books;Screen Readers;Text Readers;Games/Movies;word prediction software;Braille;O & M;Modules/Webcasts for VI Trainings.
VI Technology Assessments N/A Assessment, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Program Planning
website Report a problem!
Description: Links to resources for technology assessments for the visually impaired student
VI Technology Training N/A Technology Instructional Support, 
Training and Tutorials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides a substantial amount of information regarding training and technology for the visually impaired. It includes on-line training, documents from previous trainings as well as a list of trainings available around the state.
ViA (Visually Impaired Apps) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Math, 
MIVI, 
O&M, 
Professional Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Reference, 
Resources
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: A fully accessible app for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad. ViA has been designed to help identify apps that are useful for adults and children who are blind or have low vision, including those with additional disabilities. Users can easily sort through the apps in the App Store and locate those that were built specifically for, or provide functionality to the user with a visual impairment."
View Plus Technologies (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Math, 
Science, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Producing Nemeth Code, 
Tactile Graphics, 
Technology
website Report a problem!
Description: This company sells the Tiger Printer which produces high-resolution tactual graphics and braille. It also sells the Accessible Graphing Calculator.
VO (VoiceOver)Starter (Cost) M. Doise Technology Adaptive Tools/Technology mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the app store: "VO Starter is the first app to offer blind and visually impaired IOS users training on the built in screen reader, VoiceOver."
Vtech Electronics (Cost) N/A Early Childhood, 
Sensory Efficiency, 
Technology
Toys website Report a problem!
Description: Creator of toys, typically electronic, that can be used with visually impaired children for various sensory stimulations.
Widgit (Writing With Symbols) Software (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
MIVI, 
Technology
Communication, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This software, Writing with Symbols, provides pictures and a word processor for those who have trouble using text only.
WinZoom (Cost) N/A Technology Internet and Accessibility, 
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: WinZoom is a screen reader/software enlarging program that is found on a jumpdrive which allows total accessibility on any computer without needing administrative priviledges to operate.
Wisconsin Assistive Technology Initiative N/A Assessment, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Instructional Strategies
website Report a problem!
Description: A website used in Wisconsin school districts for the implementation of assistive technology. It provides assessment tools and training for teachers. (Not VI Specific)
www.usedlowvisionstore.com N/A Technology Low Vision Devices, 
Products
website Report a problem!
Description: This on-line store will buy used low vision equipment and sell it on consignment.
xPix Zoom Digital Microscope (Cost) N/A Science, 
Technology
Low Vision Devices, 
Low Vision Solutions
website Report a problem!
Description: A computer peripheral microscope which requires the user to load the software on the computer and then simply plug it into the computer USB port.
YouTube TSBVI Video Channel N/A Math, 
Professional Resources, 
Technology
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a youtube channel specifically dedicated to TSBVI. Short videos are presented on various topics relating to the instruction of the visually impaired.