Assistive Technology

Teachers and pupils are already using technology in the classroom, but how can its potential be harnessed to benefit teaching blind or partially sighted students?

Listen to podcasts presented by staff and students from the Royal Blind School.

A slant (or sloping) board helps to provide a better working angle for pupils with vision impairment.

Learn more about sloping boards and how they are used with this interactive resource.

Watch the video clips to learn how Angus uses technology and braille at school to help him in his studies.

Resource developed by Additional Support for Learning, Alice Mountford.