Tips & Tricks for Using the Reminders App on iOS

Now that school is back in session, do you find yourself juggling too many appointments to remember? Keeping track of Zoom meetings for yourself (and possibly your children), virtual therapy and/or medical appointments, grocery pick-ups or deliveries, and perhaps even…

BridgingApps Reviewed App | Bamba Ice-Cream

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site:Bamba Ice-Cream is a fun app that allows users to manage their own ice cream shop by picking flavors, toppings, and prices. There are not any written or spoken directions so…

BridgingApps Reviewed App | Mindful Powers

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site:Mindful Powers is an app created for children to teach them about mindfulness. Mindfulness is a concept that has gained attention in recent years that, in simple terms, means paying…

Resources for Learning Anywhere

Have you checked out our “Learn Anywhere” resources? Whether your classroom this year is virtual, brick and mortar, or a combination of both, we have tech tips to help everyone experience success, regardless of ability. How about tips for using…

BridgingApps Newly Updated with COVID-19 Resources | Microsoft Soundscape

BridgingApps Newly Updated with COVID-19 Resources: Microsoft SoundscapeBridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site:Newly updated for COVID-19, this release includes helpful COVID-19 resources and features for Soundscape users, mobility instructors, and the broader community during these…

Trello App

BridgingApps Recently Updated App | Trello: Organize Anything

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Recently Updated App to the site:The app Trello: organize anything! has been updated with lots of new mobile features in 2020. Newly added features include document scanning, receiving push notifications for all of your…

Matthew’s Success Story | iPad Pro

Matthew is a military veteran and an artist who recently received an iPad Pro with the help of BridgingApps and the Veteran team at Easter Seals Greater Houston. Prior to receiving his iPad Pro, he used another digital art tool…

COVID-19 Resources for Transition

In October of 2018, BridgingApps launched TexasYouth2Adult (TY2A), an interactive tool created to empower youth with special health care needs to grow successfully into adulthood. TY2A was created with input from parents, health care providers, educators, transition specialists, and youth….

Easy Scroll App with Andi & Megan

In a recent video, BridgingApps team member, Andi, and her daughter, Megan, share how they worked together to find a solution for a technology problem. Megan uses a Tobii eye gaze device with a Microsoft Surface tablet as her primary…

BridgingApps Recently Updated App | Reminders

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Recently Updated App to the site: The app Reminders that comes pre-installed on every Apple device, has been completely rebuilt! You can now create smart lists organized by event day, priority, and more. Siri’s…

BridgingApps Back to School App List for Parents 2020

As we prepare to return our children to school during this unusual time, we are facing decisions that we could have never imagined having to ponder this time last year. Whether your children will be attending school in-person for face-to-face…

Notes App

BridgingApps Recently Updated App | Notes

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Recently Updated App to the site: Recently updated with lots of helpful new features, Notes is a note-taking app that is included in all Apple devices. Users can create custom notes, checklists, and even…

Weather Apps: Dark Sky, AccuWeather, and Emergency

In a recent Facebook Live video, Jana shares weather apps Dark Sky and AccuWeather, as well as an app to keep you prepared for a natural disaster such as a hurricane or flood, Emergency from the Red Cross. Click the…

Keeping Calm When It’s Time To Go Back to School

Read Time: 1 minute As we near the time for our children to return to school, after schools closed in the spring due to COVID-19, there are many uncertainties. What will school look like for our children? Will it be…

I Never Expected…

Our very own BridgingApps Co-Founder and Program Director, Cristen Reat, recently created a video for PBS American Portrait about her son, Vincent. Her words about her amazing son are inspiring, reminding us how much the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)…

BridgingApps Reviewed App | Kidspiration Maps

BridgingApps just published the following BridgingApps Reviewed App on the site: Kidspiration Maps is an easy to use mind mapping tool for iPad that allows the user to visualize their thoughts about a topic in an easy-to-use format.  Mind mapping…