Building Community Through Service-Learning
This report reviews the various apporaches to school-based, service-learning programs.
Service Learning Directory - USFSP
This directory serves as an example for how individual programs could have their information listed and distributed. Information obtained from this publication may or may not be accurate.
UCF Office of Experiential Learning
Departmental website designed to help enhance academic study and student competency through experiential learning. Ensures all students have access to and include experiential learning courses in their academic programs to apply course content and gain relevant academic, personal and professional knowledge, skills, and attitudes.
This is section of the Apple website describing Apple’s commitment to accessibility.
Apple in Education - Special Education
This is a section of the Apple website dedicated to apps related to special education, including categories like literacy and learning, vision, hearing, and physical and motor skills.
Bookshare is an accessible online library for people with print disabilities.
Dropbox is a cloud based storage service that allows a user to save documents, pictures, presentations, videos, etc. without taking up storage space on a computer.
Educreations Interactive Whiteboard
This free app lets students or teachers create lessons on a virtual white board while narrating the explanation.
Evernote is a productivity app used to organize notes and ideas.
First Then Visual Schedule
First Then Visual Schedule is a visual scheduling application that helps the user stay on task by organizing tasks and routines using pictures and sound bites.
Find My iPhone/iPad
Find My iPhone/iPad is a locator application helps a user locate a lost or stolen apple device.
Idea Sketch lets you easily draw a diagram – mind map, concept map, or flow chart – and convert it to a text outline, and vice versa.
IEAR.org (I Education Apps Review)
This is a website a community effort where educators review the apps available in the education field.
iStudiez is a student and professional task manager application. It helps the user organize and prioritize tasks with an easy to use interface.
Learning Ally’s collection of more than 75,000 digitally recorded textbooks and literature titles – downloadable and accessible on mainstream as well as specialized assistive technology devices
LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain.
Mobile App List For Teachers
This link contains a list of apps for the following uses: File Management; Graphic Organizers or Mind Mapping; Notetaking, Drafting, and Editing; Curriculum Organization; Assessment.
Mobile Learning 4 Special Needs
Mobile Learning 4 Special Needs is a Wiki site for professionals, families and service providers of students who are using the new Apple iPads, iTouches and iPhones.
Notability is a note taking application that allows the user to take notes via handwriting, pdf annotations, typing, and sound recording.
Prezi is a cloud based presentation software and storytelling tool. Used to share and communicate ideas, Prezi can serve as an alternative to Powerpoint.
Read2go for iPads
Read2Go is the most accessible e-book reader app for readers with print disabilities.
Skitch is a note taking and annotation application.
Speech Journal is an iPad application that allows you to take pictures and record audio over them.
Six Examples of iPad Integration in the 1:1 Classroom
This link provides examples of ways to integrate the iPad into classroom lessons.
Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology
The FAAST Mission is to improve the quality of life for all Floridians with disabilities through advocacy and awareness activities that increase access to and acquisition of assistive services and technology.
National Center on Accessible Educational Materials
The National Center on Accessible Materials is a resource dedicated to implementing National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS) and Accessible Instructional Materials (AIM) to improve print resources including braille, audio, large print, and electronic text.
Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST)
The Center for Applied Special Technology, CAST, is a nonprofit research organization dedicated to improving education through Universal Design for Learning (UDL).