The VP SpotDot combines a standard color printer with a Braille embosser. The printed documents appear visually-identical to those from a standard inkjet printer, but the embosser also impacts the paper so printed features are raised for touch. Use VP SpotDot to create embossed color images and diagrams, raised text and math characters and to translate and print Braille.
Use this assistive technology product with students who are unable to access a standard keyboard and who able to make selections by pointing. The Touch Window is an aftermarket touch window that can be attached to any computer monitor, allowing users to access the computer by touching the screen.
The IntegraMouse enables the user to activate all mouse functions with as little as 10 grams of lip pressure. Left and right mouse clicks can be made with the built in sip and puff switch. Use this tool for students who cannot access a standard mouse and have breath control.
The StealthSwitch is a switch interface that connects to the computer using a USB cable and is available with 5 or 10 switch ports. The StealthSwitch is fully programmable with all settings stored in the switch interface. Supports mouse clicks, drag lock, hotkeys, toggle keys, keystrokes and macros.
My School Day teaches older children (of cognitive age 6 - 12) appropriate interactions and basic classroom social skills such as compromising, resolving conflicts, responding to teasing and following the rules. The CD-ROM offers more than 100 different real-life scenarios to demonstrate common student interactions, and covers a full range of social problem-solving, playground politics and peer relationships within a school setting. This program has unique features that allow parents and teachers to tailor the video sequences to match each child's individual skill level.
School Rules! Volume 1 teaches older children (of cognitive age 8-18) acceptable behaviors during structured activities related to the classroom, group work and physical education. This volume also presents real-life video scenarios covering those parts of school life that are not part of academic programming, including hanging out with friends, hallway interaction, and the sensitive issues of PE locker room and personal hygiene. This program allows parents and teachers to tailor the video sequences to match each child's individual skill level.
Ghotit Real-Writer and Reader is a text editor and contextual spell checker geared towards users with dyslexia, dysgraphia, and English Learners (ELs). Features include:
World's largest online accessible library of copyrighted content for people with print disabilities. Collection has over 90,000 digital books including textbooks, children's books, literature, popular books, special collections, newspapers and magazines that can be easily downloaded in DAISY or BRF formats. Membership is free for U.S. students with qualified print disabilities, and members get free reading software for PC and Mac.
Mac OS X Snow Leopard includes VoiceOver 3 - an updated version of Apple's screen-access technology. VoiceOver 3 includes new features such as gesture support, braille display mirroring, spoken hints, autospeaking web pages, web page summaries, web table support, customizable verbosity and more. Additional new features allow collaboration between sighted and low-vision users by providing visual cues, captions, and a braille panel.
Use the No-Hands Mouse with students who are unable to use hand movement to access a standard mouse. The No-Hands Mouse enables users to access a computer using a foot-controlled mouse; one pedal controls cursor movement while the other pedal controls clicking.