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Jeannie Krull

Author's details

Name: Jeannie Krull
Date registered: December 3, 2012
URL: http://www.ndipat.org

Biography

Jeannie Krull is an Assistive Technology Coordinator with IPAT. She is an ASHA certified speech/language pathologist and a RESNA certified Assistive Technology Professional, who has worked with people with disabilities of all ages since 1991.

Latest posts

  1. AAC Text-To-Speech Apps with Word Prediction: Comparison Matrix — April 7, 2014
  2. Stay Focused with 30/30 — March 21, 2014
  3. Talking Identifier Apps for Vision Loss: Android — February 24, 2014
  4. Possibilities are Just a Push Away! — February 6, 2014
  5. Pedaling for Possibilities’ Sponsors Leading the Way — January 29, 2014

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Apr 07 2014

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AAC Text-To-Speech Apps with Word Prediction: Comparison Matrix

Confused about the features of Text-to-Speech Apps with Word Prediction for communication? Here is a Comparison Matrix showcasing the elements of four apps (Predictable, Proloqu4Text, Verbally, and Assistive Express) to help you with your feature match.  Click Here for the Matrix. You will find that most have at least one unique feature that separates them …

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Mar 21 2014

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Stay Focused with 30/30

30/30 App

Is multi-tasking making you feel like you are the star in a pinball game that just won’t end? Well usually I can handle it, but these last few weeks, I felt the need to find something to help me focus. So the winner in my Google search for sanity was the 30/30 app for iOS (According to …

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Feb 24 2014

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Talking Identifier Apps for Vision Loss: Android

One of my first posts on the IPAT Blog was called The Replacements, iOS apps that were alternatives to physical talking identifiers for people with visual impairment.  Today I thought we’d talk about identifier apps on the Android side of the coin. Talking Color Identifiers   Color Identifier from Greengar Color Detector from Mobialia Both of these apps …

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Feb 06 2014

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Possibilities are Just a Push Away!

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There is still time to be an IPAT Possibility Maker!!  Below are three ways to donate and change a life! PUSH the button to donate online to support IPAT Pedaling for Possibilities! Click here to go to the donation page. PUSH open the door to IPAT before 5 pm tomorrow, Friday, February 7th and drop off a check or …

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Jan 29 2014

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Pedaling for Possibilities’ Sponsors Leading the Way

IPAT would like to extend our sincere thanks to our Leader Level Sponsors, WDAY and North Dakota Vocational Rehabilitation!  Through their generous donations we will be able to provide more assistive technology to individuals throughout North Dakota and Moorhead, MN in 2014!

Jan 10 2014

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Go Big and Go Free! Alternative Cursors for Windows

I was recently contacted by a business looking for a larger mouse cursor, so their employee with low vision could easily locate it on the screen.  They reported that the built-in cursor offerings from Windows were just not big enough.  After a little research, I found them a solution and thought I would share it with …

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Jan 02 2014

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Will Kevo Unlock Your Independence?

I was  interested in the KEVO Bluetooth Enabled Deadbolt months before it was released; anticipating, that this tech-enabled lock could be a solution for some people with disabilities, who were previously unable to open a standard deadbolt.  I was hopeful that this lock could be activated not only with just a tap of the finger, but with a …

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Dec 19 2013

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How Can NIMAS Help Students with Print Disabilities?

Do you have a student who needs access to their textbooks in a different format so they can learn as independently as possible in a manner that suits their needs?  If so, the National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard (NIMAS) just might help! What is NIMAS? NIMAS is a technical standard for developing accessible K-12 instructional materials.  It …

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Nov 07 2013

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AAC Comparison Matrix: Apps from Original AAC Manufacturers & Proloquo2Go

Before there were iPads and iPods to use with apps for communication, there were (and still are) companies who made dedicated communication devices with similar software interfaces and touch screens albeit heavier and bulkier.  Many of these companies have joined the “App Race” since the birth of the most common (in my opinion) AAC App, Proloquo2Go, …

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Oct 18 2013

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Reminder: IPAT Open House-Today!

IPAT Home First Showroom

Your are all welcome to join us today, Friday, October 18th from 11am-2pm for an Open House of our Fargo IPAT Home First Showroom-3240 15th St. S.!  The Christopher Gabriel Show will be broadcasting live, their will be tours, treats, and a door prize to sign up for. We would love to have you there! …

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