How to Video | How to Reply to an Email

In this video tutorial you will learn how to reply to an email using the mail application on your Apple product (iPad or iPhone) with iOS 8 operating system.

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Tricia Brinks

Meet Tricia!  She was a special education teacher for 11 years.  She worked mainly with children with significant physical disabilities who all used Assistive Technology to communicate.  Tricia currently serves as the Director of Education at The Arbor School, a…

Colin’s Success Story

Written By: Michael McWatters (Colin’s Dad) UX Architect, TED (TED.com) This post was written by Colin’s loving father, Michael McWatters.  We applaud your efforts as a parent trying to find the right tools to help your son reach his goals….

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Kelly Kaleta

Meet Kelly!  She is the Parent Night Out (PNO) program coordinator for Easter Seals Greater Houston.  She worked 8 years in the oil and gas industry as a reservoir geologist before transitioning to education.  Kelly holds a MS in Geoscience…

June Virtual Training | Summer: Keep the Learning Going

Each month BridgingApps will bring you a virtual training with a new topic.  We want to reach as many people as we can and let them have access to information surrounding mobile devices.  Whatever your role may be (parent/teacher/therapist/etc…) take…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Dee Stanfield

Meet Dee!  She has over 30 years of experience as an occupational therapist and member of both the American Occupational Therapy Association and Georgia Occupational Therapy Association, Dee has worked in almost all areas of OT practice as well as…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Hannah Rosenthal

Meet Hannah!  She is the co-founder of Teaching2gether, a consulting group fostering teacher and developer collaboration to support inclusion in k-12 schools and is also a Professional Development Trainer for Learning Ally. This is Hannah’s 10th year working in schools. …

How to Video | How to Set an Alarm (iPad)

Don’t want to forget something?  Have an early wake up time?  You can use your iPad to assist you with your schedule! This short video tutorial will show you how to set an alarm on your iPad using the built…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Vicki Windman

Meet Vicki!  She is a special education teacher who has been actively involved with technology since she began teaching in 2001. With the arrival of the iPad and a few beginning apps that aided children with the basics of Language,…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Betsy Furler

Meet Betsy!  She is a speech-language pathologist and autism consultant with 22 years of experience in a variety of settings.  Betsy graduated from Austin College with a BA in Psychology and Sociology and from the University of Texas at Dallas…

How To Video | Creating an Email Account

Are you getting started with an iPad and looking for resources to help you along the way?  BridgingApps has some excellent videos resources for anyone learning to use a device for the first time. In this video tutorial you will…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Danielle Rivera

Danielle is an NBCT Early Childhood Generalist and holds a Master’s in Educational Leadership.  She is currently a Peer Observer and Coach with Austin ISD, where she provides feedback and support to Elementary teachers across all content areas and grade…

Meet the BridgingApps Reviewers | Mark Giufre

Mark Giufre is the Educational Technology Specialist for Wildwood School, a private school in Upstate NY for students with autism and related disabilities. He is passionate about helping our educators embed technology into lessons as well as explore the accessibility…

Autism Apps

April | Autism Awareness Month

April is coming to a close, and that means the end of Autism Awareness Month.  BridgingApps has some excellent resources for people with Autism.  We would love for you to share these with family, teachers, and anyone you know that…

BridgingApps Ft. Worth Local Meeting | Autism

The Fort Worth BridgingApps group met on April 8th to discuss and share favorite apps that support communication.  Since it is Autism Awareness month, we focused on apps that would work well for individuals who have autism.  Mary Marion, a speech pathologist for…