Computer Programs and Apps for Autistic Children (Part III)

Apps have proven quite successful in supporting learners with autism and their daily living skills. iDress for Weather is an app that displays the weather and temperature for the local area and offers choices for appropriate clothing selections. The user can add individualized photos of their own clothing. Utilizing technology in lessons has become common in schools.…

Computer Programs and Apps for Autistic Children (Part II)

Another efficient tool in teaching autistic children is video modeling. Model Me Kids is a business that created videos for modeling social skills in an assortment of everyday scenarios. “The videos are amazing as an effective tool for teaching social skills since they teach to the visual strengths of autistic children,” said Susan Klein, the president…

Computer Programs and Apps for Autistic Children (Part I)

Advances in technology have given educators a good amount of new tools to use in instruction. This is no exception for teachers educating students with autism. From iPads to SMART Boards to the typical computer, there are numerous websites, software programs, and applications that help the needs of learners with autism. One specific software program…

Top Software for Physical Therapy

WebPT: Top Web-Based Software WebPT is a well-liked web-based physical therapy software assisting over 65,000 users in over 9,000+ clinics, a lot of which are outpatient therapy private clinics. The software is extensively known in the industry for its scheduling capabilities and excellent documentation. WebPT provides billing abilities. But, it also assimilates easily with many…

Pets and Computers

They sport handmade sweaters, get mani/pedi, and some even have their own car and driver. Currently, dogs are now using computers. A few dogs show their genius skills by using touch-screen computers to categorize color photographs for a study on animal cognition. Using touch-screen computers with dogs gives them a huge number of possibilities on…

When Should You Get Your Child a Cell Phone?

It’s a rite of passage for parents: When your kid is over 10, they decide they have to have a cell phone. You know the reason: if they can’t text or talk to their friends all day and night, there social life is worth nothing. You may be doubtful about that, but the concept poses…

Apps for Teaching Children Coding

It’s difficult to imagine a single occupation that doesn’t have a need for person who can code. All that just works possesses some form of code to make it function. Coding is everywhere! This is the reason children are coding. If not, they should be. Coding isn’t just the idea of pale twenty-somethings guzzling Red…

The Evolution of the Printer

The printers today can do some very amazing things. Not only do they connect to your network, they can connect without a wire. Moreover, they can even connect to the web. They can print from remote locations, as well as a phone or tablet. The accessibility is apparent. How did the printer get to this…

The Top Free Software for Your Computer

Get a new gaming laptop or desktop? That brand-new installation of Windows is mean, lean, and quick. However, it lacks some of the must-needed applications we use repeatedly as PC gamers. Some of these are real obvious, like Google Chrome and Stream. But there are lots of other programs used every day that deserve to…

How to Safeguard Your Social Media Accounts

The most well-known social media platforms have gazillions of users. The numbers keep increasing each year. The leaders of the field, YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook, have gone way past their preliminary purpose of entertainment, communication, and sharing. Today, enterprises use them as real advertising tools and users have constructed careers out of sharing content. Also,…