Tablet apps for accessibility and inclusion

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Tablet apps for accessibility and inclusion

  1. 1. Welcome Welcome to this online session We are due to start at Midday Don’t worry if you cant hear anything yet Could you type in the chat box where you are joining us from ?
  2. 2. Tablet Apps for Accessibility andInclusionKevin Hickey
  3. 3. Adobe Connect Can you here me? – If not please type tell us via the chat window Use the Chat Box to Ask any Questions – Dont worry about spelling mistakes Where to focus? Somethings gone wrong? Let us know We will be recording
  4. 4. Aims By the end of this session you should have a greater understanding of some of the Tablet Apps available which can support accessibility and Inclusion. Unfortunately we wont have time to cover: – Managing devices – Apps not related to accessibility and inclusion – Advice on specific devices – Demonstrations of the apps in action – Apps for mobile phones
  5. 5. Overview Questions? Built in accessibility Apps for : – Image Communication – Text to speech/screen reader – Voice recognition – Making Notes – Mind Maps – https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AlUoOEy_1LXtdDEwUldfd2dtNWE0 LXFVNXRaY2tGVkE
  6. 6. Questions? Which type of tablets do you or your learners currently use? Who uses Tablets at your learning provider? Which Apps do you use to support accessibility and inclusion?
  7. 7. Image Communication Tobii SonoFlex Free & paid for versions available Wide range of words/symbols Use camera to create own symbols
  8. 8. Image Communication Grid Player Uses grids from The Grid 2 Comes with some basic symbol sets Works well with additional speaker
  9. 9. Image communication MyChoicePad Makaton Symbols & sign language videos  TaptoTalk  Wide range of devices
  10. 10. Text To Speech Predictable Symbols, keyboard or handwritten Send messages to facebook & twitter
  11. 11. Text to Speech Verbally SpeakITIvona Pronunciation Pro
  12. 12. Built-In Text to Speech VoiceOver  Text-To-speech
  13. 13. Dictation/ speech to textDragon DictateSpeech to Text Ispeech Dictation
  14. 14. Note taking with audio AudioNoteSoundNote
  15. 15. Note taking/Storage Dropbox BlueBoxEverNote
  16. 16. MindMaps iThoughtsMindJet Cogimap
  17. 17. Links Spreadsheet of Apps  https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/ccc?key=0AlUoOEy_1LXtdDEwUldfd2dtNWE0LXFVNXRaY2tGVkE Blog of mobile AT resources – http://asstech.wordpress.com/category/mobile/ Feedback on the session – http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/feedbacktabletappsforaccessibilityandinclusion17052012 Copy of this presentation – https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B1UoOEy_1LXtenpv NG5aQUdDSHM

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