Name that Tune

Online NH

Try your ear at this fun game listening to clips of music.  Can you identify the song title or artist?  There will be multiple categories ranging from the oldies, musicals, pop, and more!  Don’t want to go it alone? It’s OK. We’ll play a round of teams and individuals.  It’s all about fun! For more… read more Name that Tune

Assistive Tech Lab: Creating A Portable Scan and Read Station for Seeing AI and KNFB reader

Online NH

Going to restaurants and meetings in which inaccessible documents are handed out can be very frustrating for someone with a vision impairment. With the free Seeing AI app by Microsoft, individuals who experience vision impairments can quickly read a menu or document that has just been handed to them. Positioning a phone and the document… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Creating A Portable Scan and Read Station for Seeing AI and KNFB reader

The State of Special Education During COVID – 19

Online NH

NH Parent Connect Zoom Meeting Guest Speaker: Francesca Broderick, Esq. Francesca joined the Disability Rights Center-NH in 2015 as an intake attorney in 2015. She graduated from Vermont School of Law and became a member of the New Hampshire Bar Associates in 2013. The Disability Rights Center- NH (DRC-NH) is committed to addressing the legal… read more The State of Special Education During COVID – 19

Braille Valentine’s and Secret Valentine Exchange – Youth Adventures

Online NH

No Braille experience necessary. Whether you have a Braille writer or need a slate and stylus, we will walk you through how to make your own Braille Valentines!  Participants will also be paired with their secret Valentine to send a little something sweet. We will open our packages together and reveal our secret Valentines the… read more Braille Valentine’s and Secret Valentine Exchange – Youth Adventures

Tech Group Workshop: Creating and Accessing PowerPoints

Online NH

We will work on layout options, choosing a theme, adding slides, inserting media, and making a powerpoint that is accessible. We’ll also learn how to navigate through existing powerpoints. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist,  and include “Tech Workshop” in the subject line: shurd@futureinsight.org.

Tech Group Workshop: YouTube Tuesday

Online NH

It’s more than watching endless videos! We’ll cover how to create your own Youtube channel and adding content.  We’ll answer the question of “Should I go Youtube Live”? How to then develop followers becomes of great importance too. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist,  and include “Tech Workshop” in the… read more Tech Group Workshop: YouTube Tuesday

Tech Training (for 55+): Maximizing the Mac for Low Vision Accessibility

Online NH

The focus of this training workshop will be on the accessibility features of the Apple desktop or laptop. This training workshop will be on Zoom and is geared for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, beginner level with technology, and over the age of 55. This workshop is organized in partnership with Sight Services for… read more Tech Training (for 55+): Maximizing the Mac for Low Vision Accessibility

Tech Group Workshop: Amazon Fire Tablet

Online NH

This tablet is a very cost effective and a viable option to enjoy numerous tech features and apps.  So, what can it do?  We’ll cover its accessibility, Voice View, and beneficial apps including Bard Mobile. You will learn the Amazon Silk browser and some subscriptions services such as Netflix and Amazon video.  It’s a great… read more Tech Group Workshop: Amazon Fire Tablet

Frosted Brownie Baking Event – Youth Adventures

Online NH

Baking is back! Join us as we walk through how to bake homemade brownies with frosting.  Participants are sent an ingredients list ahead of time. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at shurd@futureinsight.org.

Cooking Chili with Chef Michael

Online NH

Chef Michael is back! Join us in baking his recipe for a tasty chili to fight off the blustery winds of March paired with a warm comforting cornbread. Participants will be sent a list of ingredients they will need ahead of time. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd… read more Cooking Chili with Chef Michael

Assistive Tech Lab: Using QR Codes and NFC Stickers and How to Make Them Both Accessible

Online NH

Using Braille on business cards or bookmarks continues to be challenging due to limited space. In addition, many individuals don’t have access to braille equipment or have the time to create braille. QR codes and NFC stickers can be made accessible on both the iPhone and Android phones. In this workshop, participants will learn how… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Using QR Codes and NFC Stickers and How to Make Them Both Accessible

You Create the TV Show! – Youth Adventures

Online NH

Yes, participants will design their very own TV comedy show; decide on a title, plot, main characters, and wardrobe. Then we will run through this improv episode and perform it at the end of the activity. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at shurd@futureinsight.org.

Tech Group Workshop: Editing videos and creating projects using iMovie (for iOS)

Online NH

First, you’ll need to consider the product you wish to create.  Learn how to trim videos and import media into iMovie. We’ll cover titling your project, ordering multiple videos for sequential fluidity, and adding effects such as fade in and out, sounds, and themes. Finally, we’ll walk through how to save and export finished products. … read more Tech Group Workshop: Editing videos and creating projects using iMovie (for iOS)

Tech Group Workshop: Accessing and filling out PDFs

Online NH

We will review the characteristics of an accessible PDF, including Adobe Reader and its accessible features accessible set up assistant, changing settings, saving as a text document and  keyboard alternatives to using the mouse. Learn how to approach image only files, tagged and untagged documents, and how to fill out electronic forms. To register, please… read more Tech Group Workshop: Accessing and filling out PDFs

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