Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Navigating the Web with Windows Screen Readers

Tips to navigate the web efficiently using a screen reader

Jim Allan, Accessibility Coordinator for Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, presents a one-hour video on Navigating the Web with Windows Screen Readers (JAWS & NVDA).  This video shows how to use a screen reader to move efficiently through a web page using more than just the tab and arrow keys.


Jim Allan

The video demonstrates expanded navigation, including navigating with:

  • Links
  • Headings
  • Forms
  • Tables
  • Landmarks/regions
  • Tabs
  • Browser keys

Pinterest collage of how to navigate using screen reader