SNApps4Kids Joins Easter Seals Family

It is with great pleasure that we announce SNApps4Kids has become a program of Easter Seals Greater Houston. Joining forces with Easter Seals allows SNApps4Kids to expand our reach and broaden our mission of using technology to help children with…

We Want Your Videos

There is no doubt the power and drive of the children in our lives, and we want to see it. Please help us share it with our online community. We want your videos! Here is how: How to upload video…

How to send us your video links

Here is how to find a video’s link on YouTube and send it to us: Instructions: On YouTube, find a video you like or one you have just made public. Below the video is a “Share” button, Click on it….

How to upload your video to YouTube

Uploading video to YouTube is very simple. Here is what you need to do: This tutorial assumes: You have a YouTube account. If you don’t, click here to sign up, it is free. You have already shot your video, and…

SNApps4Kids Launches App Review System

SNApps4Kids is pleased to announce an exciting new feature on its website–the SNApps4Kids Review System. In addition to the developer’s description of an app, the review system provides supplementary information that focuses on skills, not age or developmental level.

Introduction Video to Proloquo2Go

Introduction Video to Proloquo2Go by Tricia, a special needs teacher. She covers getting started, how she uses Proloquo2Go in her class and how she recommends getting started and organizing the application.

Apple Launches iPad 2 March 11th

Apple Launches iPad 2 available March 11. The new iPad will help special needs users with a built in camera to help you customize communication apps right on the iPad itself.

A Spectrum of Apps for Students on the Autism Spectrum

Created by Heather Bridgman and Nick Weiland at the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence Disabilities (OCALI) for a presentation 11-18-10 at the OCALI Conference in Columbus, Ohio http://conference.ocali.org/

Proloquo2Go Training in March 2011 SNApps4Kids Meeting

If you are a parent considering using Proloquo2Go with your child, a therapist wanting to learn more or a teacher who would like specific examples of how to use it with multiple students, you won’t want to miss this informative opportunity.

March 2011 Newsletter

Februaryhas been quite a month for SNApps4Kids.com! I am posting the March Newsletter a few days early. We upgraded to a new server. We already out grew our first hosting system and have now moved to a bigger server. Some…

Trident Kraken Hybrid Case for iPad

One of the parents in our iPad group uses this case with their 2 special needs kids. They have been using iPod Touches for 4 years now and like Trident Kraken Hybrid Case for iPad. This is very robust, drool…

February 2011 Newsletter

Here is what’s new: Applications: Arbor School Spring 2011 iPad Application List MyUnderwear Alternative to ProLoQuo2Go – Written by Mark Potts iCommunicate Predictable Articles iPad Stand for $8! An iPad case for Special Needs Connecting an iPad to a Wheelchair…

iPad Stand for $8!

What a great idea, i had to post this. Babies with iPads It was $7.98 with free shipping from ebay. It is supposed to attach to a car windshield to us the iPad as a GPS. It would not stand…

Proloquo2Go Customizing for your nonverbal toddler

This video was created by a parent with a nonverbal toddler and shows how they started to setup Proloquo2Go. I have a link to their blog article below. We’ve just begun setting up Proloquo2go on our daughter’s iPad. Here’s an…

Arbor School Spring 2011 iPad list

The Arbor School has just started a program to bring iPads into their 7 class rooms. Here is a list of all applications by classroom that they started the spring 2011 semester with on each of the iPads.

An iPad case for special needs

I liked the case the moment I saw it. At the time the mission was to find the ideal case for 7 special needs classrooms for students of all abilities and needs. We were looking for a case that would…

Connecting an iPad to a Wheelchair

My son received his first wheelchair today and my first though was how amI going to hook up his iPad. One of the parents was gracious enough to allow me to photograph their setup.So I though I would share with…

January 2011 Newsletter

Here is what’s new: SNApps4Kids.com: The website has been re-branded Special Needs Apps for Kids (SNApp4Kids.com). There is a new logo and all URLs are now SNApp4Kids.com. That said www.ipadforparents.com and www.specialneedsappsforkids.com also point to the same site. Facebook: SNApps4Kids.com…