Watch on Youtube: Open image files or scanned files directly from WORD
Can't read something, well open word, open image file using OCR such as Openbook and launch in Word to read
More lessons at: WORD
Learn how to create your work in WORD and then send it directly from Word's options, saving you time
See other WORD lessons at: WORD
Learn how to use the calculator that is already built into your PC with talking software–then copy and paste answers into word. Watch on Youtube also:Learn how to use the scientific calculator on your PC using talking software
So, are you a newbie, someone just learning text language on a phone or any messaging device? Here is a site that provides a host of acronyms and text message shorthand, so it takes you just a fraction of time to text a message.
Go to: The List of Chat Acronyms & Text Message Shorthand
Additional commands to operate a braille display—126 key commands to enable you to braille $ % <> and more using ASCII functions. Use external keyboard and braille display at the same time–show on video at Youtube: ASCII commands for refreshabraille Braille Display
For more lessons on iTools, go to: Mac/iTools
Any blind child can take an AR test online using a braille display or talking software or both
Video also on Youtube: Dr Robinson teaches-AR Testing with braille display/talking software and virtual instruction
For more lessons in Word, go to: Microsoft Word
For more lessons on JAWS and Internet skills, go to: JAWS/Internet
AndreasHead offers up a wikki that is plentiful of all types of Mac/iTool manuals to learn from, including the ipad which is floating into all corners of education.
In addition, Andrea offers many iTool lessons on Youtube—just do a search on what you need: type in ipad and a plethora of lessons will be populated for you to browse.
Discovery Toys is the place to go if you are looking for that perfect interactive toy for a blind/low vision child. Go to this very accessible site and browse around to find the toy you need at Discovery Toys. If you need further information, contact:
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One of the GREAT ones of our time! WE can learn a lot from a good sense of humor!
BOB HOPE IN HEAVEN
For those of you too young to remember Bob Hope, ask your Grandparents.
And thanks for the memories. WHAT A WONDERFUL E-MAIL.
I HOPE THIS WILL PUT A SMILE ON YOUR FACE AND IN YOUR HEART.
Tribute to a man who DID make a difference.
ON TURNING 80
ON TURNING 90
ON TURNING 100
ON GIVING UP HIS EARLY CAREER, BOXING
ON NEVER WINNING AN OSCAR
ON WHY HE CHOSE SHOWBIZ FOR HIS CAREER
'When I was born, the doctor said to my mother,
ON RECEIVING THE CONGRESSIONAL GOLD MEDAL
ON HIS FAMILY'S EARLY POVERTY
ON HIS SIX BROTHERS
ON HIS EARLY FAILURES
ON GOING TO HEAVEN
Give me a sense of humour; Lord, give me the grace to see a joke,
and to the person receiving this
the grace to pass it on to others.