The excellent site for blind users, AppleVis, has a great summary of all the new iPad features that would benefit blind and deaf-blind users.
Some links, and sites which feature links, for online switch-accessible games.
Olympic Games theme:
Scoop.it is a nice way to present links to favourite sites. I’ve created one to show some of what is available to support Technology and Special Needs. I’m sure you’ve seen some of them, but I hope that you will find some new gems too. scoop.it
Teachers in special education will welcome this new book, published in association with NASEN, which is full of ideas for using technology in the inclusive classroom. The book focuses on children learning, rather than on technology per se and explains everything in a clear and non-tech way. It has been specifically designed to help develop key skills, such as problem solving, developing concepts and communication, while being grounded in the practicalities of working with students with special and additional needs. Continue reading “Book Review: “Brilliant Ideas for Using ICT in the Inclusive Classroom””