Crick Software: Clicker 6 (literacy without limits!) has arrives along with their new “LearningGrids” site. LearningGrids is owned and run by Crick Software to supply free learning resources for WriteOnline, Clicker and ClozePro. To learn more visit their site at http://www.cricksoft.com/us/home.aspx.
Don Johnston, Inc.: Snap&Read is an accessible toolbar that reads any text on-screen as it floats over any application. The simple one-button interface reads both accessible and inaccessible text aloud from Flash websites, Word docs, PDFs, web-based tests, images, and even dialog boxes. If it looks like text, Snap&Read will read it! See it now at http://www.donjohnston.com/ !
Laureate Learning Systems: QuestionQuest is an all-new, research-based series designed to help children with language disorders understand and answer many common forms of questions (Who, What, Where, With What, How, Why and Yes/No). Twenty-one modules train the syntactic and semantic aspects of different types of questions. It’s the most comprehensive question training software available! Visit them at http://www.laureatelearning.com/ .
Prentke Romich Company: In the AAC Language Lab, there are language lessons and therapy materials organized by stages of language development. The stages in the Language Lab help you to order your language teaching from earliest language to most complete. The order in the Lab parallels typical language development. To learn more about the stages of language development, and find lots of language lesson plans go to www.aaclanguagelab.com.
Texthelp Systems: Texthelp Web Apps are designed for today’s on-the-go lifestyles. They work within browsers (e.g., Internet Explorer, Safari, Chrome, and Firefox) on iPads, iPod Touches, iPhones, and other mobile devices as well as on PCs and Macs. Read&Write GOLD users benefit from using familiar features along with flexible mobility and instant accessibility to these powerful web support tools. http://www.texthelp.com/North-America/Our-products/Readwrite/features-pc/web-apps
Judy Lynn Software: Animated Toys II is comprised of 26 segments, each containing a toy animated on the computer screen. The toys are activated by the single press of a switch, mouse click, or the keyboard “enter” key. The toys incorporate cause & effect skills, increasing attention span, visual tracking, and focusing on objects. LISTEN & RESPOND software programs are designed to introduce and reinforce the connection of a verbal request of an object to pictures or words within familiar environments, such as a convenience store, school store, cafeteria, farmers market, and others. It accomplishes this in a role playing environment where the student is working behind the counter in one of the several different stores provided by the program. Visit their site at http://www.judylynn.com/ .
R. J. Cooper & Associates: Lots of new products! “iPad Home Button Protector” - Finally, a way to *keep* someone in an app. “iPad Big Screen Components” – Mirror’ your iPad 2 onto any BIG screen (SmartBoard, TV, Promethean, LCD projector). “ EADL Package Update” – Added a new Wifi controller to make wireless and wired options for controlling anything electric in your environment, with my special PTP-PC (for PC) software, any browser, or any i-device or Android device. “4 iPad Apps!” – Yes, R.J. has joined the growing number of developers making apps for the iPad. “Beacon Remote Controller” – control entertainment & real-world devices from any i-device or Android device. Take a look at http://www.rjcooper.com/index.html !!