Detail

Title
iOS in the classroom: a guide for teaching students with visual impairments
Alternate Title
iOS 9 edition
Author
Lewis, Larry L.
American Foundation for the Blind
Publisher
American Foundation for the Blind
Publication Date
2016
ISBN
9780891287353
0891287353
Collation
1 vol.
Format
Professional Resource
Abstract
iOS in the Classroom is a fully illustrated step-by-step guide to teaching the use of the iPad running iOS 9 to students with visual impairments. The book explores the extensive accessibility options available, where to find them, and how to configure them. It delves into VoiceOver and Zoom, the use of external keyboards and refreshable braille displays, as well as a discussion on touchscreen gestures and braille chord commands. Also included is information on finding and managing content, using the iPad for a range of online activities, and utilizing specific apps, all geared to enabling students with visual impairments to use the iPad for the same classroom tasks as their peers and ensuring their success in the classroom.
Subject
Computers and people with disabilities
Technology