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My Eight Favorite Free Fonts For Print Disabilities

A successful college student with low vision shares her favorite fonts for readers with low vision and/or dyslexia.

Actived: Tuesday Sep 28, 2021

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How to Create Custom Keyboard Shortcuts in Windows ...

(52 years ago) Yesterday, I was helping my friend set up their new computer and they asked me how to create custom keyboard shortcuts in Windows. They were telling me that with their low vision, it can be difficult to locate icons, and they wanted to be able to use their computer without a mouse whenever possible.

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A to Z of Assistive Technology for Low Vision | Perkins ...

(52 years ago) Here is a list of A-Z terms that cover common assistive technology terms used for low vision tools.

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Ten Form Emails to Send to Your Professors | Perkins eLearning

(52 years ago) TEN FORM EMAILS TO SEND TO YOUR PROFESSORS. Many of my friends have come to me for advice about how to email professors or ask if an email they have written makes sense.

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(52 years ago) Welcome! registration for Perkins eLearning onsite and blended courses takes place on www.perkinselearning.orgIf you are a new user, you will create your username and password during your checkout process. Returning users should register with their current username and password. Perkins Staff can log in using their Perkins network userid (lastname first initial) and their Perkins password.

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How Does Wingspan Affect Flight Distance? | Perkins eLearning

(52 years ago) This science project was done by Darren, who is a student at Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (TSBVI). Darren became interested in aviation and airplanes while attending Space Camp for Interested Visually Impaired in the fall of 2014.

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How to Write Alt Text and Image Descriptions for the ...

(52 years ago) If someone went on your website or profile with their eyes closed, would they still be able to find their way around? As more and more people develop vision impairments, they turn to assistive technology in order to access content- read more about this in my World Sight Day 2017 post here.By adding alt text and image descriptions, barriers are lifted and more people can access your content.

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Professional Development for Teachers of the Visually Impaired

(52 years ago) Resources & professional development opportunities for teachers of students who are blind or visually impaired, including additional disabilities.

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PowerPoint Lesson Plan for Elementary Students | Perkins ...

(52 years ago) We use power point 2016 to create graphics for our morning closed circuit TV show. My students are grade 2 to 5 and run the entire live show. We are now using the media functions to edit and cut together videos used during our I've show.

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Zoom 101: Basic Steps for Using Zoom | Perkins eLearning

(52 years ago) May 05, 2020 · How to Install. Zoom download Center (For all Zoom downloading options including Desktop and Mobile). On a Desktop or Laptop. Choose “Zoom Client for Meetings”. “The web browser client will download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting, and is also available for manual download” from the Zoom Download center.. On Mobile Devices

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Motion and Forces: Newton's First Law of Motion | Perkins ...

(52 years ago) Newton’s first law of motion explains how inertia affects moving and nonmoving objects. Newton’s first law states that an object will remain at rest or move at a constant speed in a straight line unless it is acted on by an unbalanced force.

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Colored Paper and the Readability Test | Perkins eLearning

(52 years ago) Thank you! We spend several hours each fall reading student hand-written essays, and this can get very hard on the eyes. We have to use colored paper (for security purposes), but I wasn't sure which color would be easiest on the eyes of my scorers.

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Tips for Modifying the Learning Environment for Children ...

(52 years ago) Tips for modifying the environment for children who are blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities

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Illustrating the Layers of the Earth Through Egg ...

(52 years ago) Apr 10, 2015 · There are two versions of the procedure, a simpler and a more difficult version. I have also attached these 2 versions as Word documents: 1st version: Layers of the Earth Activity - More difficult version In this activity, you will dissect an egg and compare the layers of the egg to the layers of the Earth.

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Motion and Forces: Newton's Second Law of Motion | Perkins ...

(52 years ago) The first part of the activity described below can also be used to illustrate inertia. In the second part of the activity, mass is added to the toy car to illustrate Newton’s Second Law.

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States of Matter Introduction: Simple Hands-On Activity ...

(52 years ago) Dec 14, 2015 · In this activity, students differentiate between a gas, a solid, and a liquid. The activity serves as a quick assessment of which students have some …

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How to create a digital pushpin map | Perkins eLearning

(52 years ago) We all know Google Maps are a very useful tool when it comes to previewing locations and getting directions, but did you know that you can create a digital pushpin map?

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Motion and Forces: Newton's Third Law of Motion | Perkins ...

(52 years ago) Newton’s third law of motion describes action and reaction forces. The law states that for every action force, there is an equal and opposite reaction force.

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