24 Apr 19

If you have attended the training in April 2019 on BoardmakerOnline (elementary and high school teachers in specialized settings), here are the resources that were provided at the session (you need to be logged into your EMSB Google account to access). These include step-by-step how-to’s on creating printable visuals as well as interactive activities. If you are new […]

24 Apr 19
Speeching Around the World

On Friday, April 19th, we started our day by exploring the city of Ghent. While exploring, we saw the canals, the city center, and the beautiful Gravesteen, which is an old castle where the Counts of Flanders lived. In the afternoon, we visited the company Jabbla (pronounced Yabbla). Jabbla is an AAC software and hardware […]

09 Apr 19
Facts and Trends

The increasing investment in the education sector by governments is the chief driver of the global education technology (Ed Tech) and smart classroom market. The effectiveness of education in eradicating inequality and poverty has been acknowledged by countries across the globe hence they are keen on investing in technologies that hold promise of proliferating education across […]

01 Apr 19
Technology 101

For a student with special needs, advances in technology are a huge advantage. The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) says that each child who has a disability and needs special education services and related services will receive a free and appropriate public education (FAPE). Advances in technology allows students to communicate and excel. Examples […]

25 Mar 19
My Universe of Technology

My name is Hanna and I have a physical condition called spinal muscular atrophy type 1 which makes my muscles weak. I’m on a ventilator that helps me breathe, I have a feeding tube to help me eat, and I’m wheelchair bound. Also, I can’t talk so I use a communication device to speak. I’ve […]

24 Mar 19
Tobii Technology

“The World Leaders in Eye Tracking” According to Smith and De Urabain (2017), eye tracking is the measurement of a viewer’s eye movement relative to a visual array, this array could be a real-world scene, a tabletop, or stimuli presented on a screen. In other words, eye tracking is the measurement of eye tracking activity. […]

24 Mar 19
Find one job

Company: Tobii Technology Location: Sverige Apply What do you want to do? Do you want to make a real difference, to allow our users to do what they once did – or never thought possible? As the leading provider of touch and eye tracking based assistive technology, we are changing lives for people with communication […]

22 Mar 19
Market Analysis Reports

22-MAR-2019 This report focuses on the global Special Education Software status, future forecast, growth opportunity, key market and key players. The study objectives are to present the Special Education Software development in United States, Europe and China.Special Education Software refers to education software that helps special people learn.The report provides key statistics on the market status of […]

15 Mar 19
Find one job

Company: Tobii Location: Danderyd, Stockholms län 18253 Apply Are you a person with great interpersonal skills? Do you believe you will grow in a strategic yet creative role? Tobii Dynavox is now looking for a creative Marketing Communications & Tradeshow Manager with a passion for helping others! You will be a part of the Tobii […]

01 Mar 19


My Grandpa Peterson had a head injury in 2003. He fell at our cabin going down to the lake. He was at St. Cloud Hospital and me and my Dad went to visit him. We had fun visiting with him. My Dad told him what was happening on our farm and what not. He was […]

28 Feb 19
Team Hannah

Hannah is officially SIX YEARS OLD! We have seen an increase in awareness since the stem cells and ABM! Two weeks ago we got really great reports from the GI doctor and from the physiatrist team. She received the Healthiest-Gtube-Site-He’s-Ever-Seen Award! from the GI doc. Then the physiatrists took hip x-rays and were pleased that […]

27 Feb 19
Basically, Surviving Life

I can’t believe it’s been four years since my first daughter was born! February 27th, 2015, my beautiful, perfect, special girl was born and I had no idea that the next four years would be so incredible and beautiful and challenging. As I looked back through photos of Ruby since her birth, I was overwhelmed […]

17 Feb 19
Interaction Design Methods

Participants:1) Steven Chea2) Tiina Kalju3) Md.Fazle Elahee Chowdhury 4) Cem Hosgecin 5) Karthik Adithya Singaraju Criteria for Analysis Summary of our Analysis Conclusions: Case Studies (in detail): Competitor Profile 1: Tobii Dynavox  by Karthik Adithya Singaraju  What works:1) Eye Tracking Integration enables non-verbal inputs (apart from touch and type).2) Can be used in daily life as well […]