MovieCaptioner is an easy-to-use video captioning software that will help even a total novice to make their videos accessible to deaf and hearing impaired students. In short, if you can type, you can use MovieCaptioner. It can export many formats, including embedded QT captions, YouTube captions, and captions for DVDs and broadcast TV.
An environment in which students can select from several different math-related activities, earning points and charting their progres.. Different software packages are available, covering grades 1 through 12. A home version is also available through Knowledge Adventure (www.knowledgeadventure.com/).
Stellarium is a free open source science planetarium for your computer. It shows a realistic sky in 3D, just like what you see with the naked eye, binoculars or a telescope.
The Fast ForWord® READING Series products increase processing efficiency and build critical reading skills so school districts get the most from their existing instructional approach. No other reading intervention program offers a more scientifically proven approach to helping students quickly improve reading comprehension skills. Instant feedback and engaging exercises help motivate students to achieve success in school.
Reading Horizons Discovery curriculum and software is aligned to the National Reading Panel's findings for effective reading instruction. The Reading Horizons Discovery® Software uses a series of assessments to individualize student instruction and track progress. Assessment and lesson performance data can be reviewed by teachers and administrators through the administration system.
Use this foot pedal for students who often need to enter the same series of keys, or to replace the functionality of a standard mouse. Users can program the X-Keys to replace any repetitive keystrokes or mouse clicks with the action of their foot (enter, tab, shift, ctrl, alt, etc.). Foot pedals can also be programmed with key combinations like Copy (Ctrl+C), Paste (Ctrl+V), Save (Ctrl+S), and Next Program (Alt+Tab) or with standard mouse control functions (right click, left click, etc.).
This device allows a user to control the cursor with sips or puffs of air on a mouth tube.
Use this product with students who can use a handheld wand or mouthstick to point, but are unable to exert much force. The Magic Wand Keyboard is a miniature computer keyboard, with a built-in mouse, that allows users to fully access any computer. It is designed to be used with little or no hand movement and works with the lightest touch of a wand (either hand-held or mouthstick). Use this product with students who have no strength and little or no hand/arm movement, but who have some fine motor control.
Use this tool with students who cannot use a standard mouse, but are able to reliably control movement of their feet. The Savant Foot Switch is programmed to perform mouse clicks. Three foot pedals offer left button mouse clicks, right click and scrolling. Savant Foot Swtich comes in 1,2,or 3 pedal additions.
Use this tool for students who have difficulty controlling a mouse, but are able to point with reliable accuracy. The Smart Cat is a desktop touchpad/pointing device that functions in much the same way as a standard mouse; users can use one-touch scrolling, double-click, etc. Features distinctive sounds for each operation.