Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

iPad Applications, Accessories and Modifications

Making an iPad holder

This website from the University of New Hampshire (UNH) Institute on Disability has a wealth of practical information on using iPads with students with disabilities, including suggested apps, accessories, and modifications.  The site features various documents and resources on assistive technology from Dr. Therese Willkomm, including a number of "how-to" guides with step-by-step instructions, including Making an iPad and book holder.

The includes the following sections:

  • Best Apps Selected by Therese Willkomm
  • Awesome Apps Adaptations and Resources
  • Sites to Help Select Apps for Children with Special Needs
  • iPad Accessories and Resources
  • Recommended Apps for the EC SEAT Grant
  • 101 Uses for the iPad iPhone Camera for Employment of Persons with Disabilities
  • Early Childhood/Special Education/Assistive Technology - Features Matching
  • 101 Uses for the iPad and iPhone Camera for Persons with Disabilities