Apps for OTs Facebook Group

E8114277-E2BB-40EC-86FE-9F3CD3C02ECCHello there OT practitioners! Calling all interested OTs/OTAs/ students in OT/OTA programs and OT professors/instructors to join a great Facebook group that is growing astronomically every day (over 1,000 members). I am a co-administrator and it is a great place to share your favorite apps or ask questions of your peers. As it is an international group we are asking folks to identify if US and to add hashtags for searching purposes such as #peds #adults #handwriting #visualperceptual, etc. Thanks and share the word!

https://m.facebook.com/groups/814368545404532

Update February 2018: This Handwriting/Writing AT Survey is Still Active

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Could you please take and share a quick 10 question (multiple choice) survey for an upcoming presentation I’m performing regarding the use of handwriting/writing assistive technology supports? It’d be greatly appreciated.
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HDFMPG3
Molly Shannon, MS, OTR/L, ATP

Cursive Handwriting Apps

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Here is a quick listing of some great apps and resources for cursive handwriting apps. Please share any apps that you prefer that are not included.

Cursive Writing Wizard by L’Escapadou
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cursive-writing-wizard/id757843896?mt=8

LetterSchool Cursive & Normal (Full English versions) by Letterschool Enabling Learning B.V.
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app-bundle/letterschool-cursive-normal-full-english-versions/id1169524593?mt=8

List of cursive apps
https://www.educatorstechnology.com/2017/06/9-great-apps-for-teaching-kids-cursive.html?m=1

Write On Handwriting System: Cursive system and app
https://writeonhandwriting.com/about-us/

New Resource: Apps for OTs Facebook Group

 

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This is a new resource for OT practitioners on Facebook for sharing information about apps and for asking questions. We are trying to make sure and note which operating platform, which country and which population that the app is intended for. This group includes OTs, OT assistants, OT/OTA students, and OT/OTA instructors/professors.

https://m.facebook.com/groups/814368545404532

Some great ideas for school OTs

BB5FB53C-503D-4C9D-B778-A81BECB4FF50Superstar Sources for School OTs with info about Keyboarding and handwriting speed rates and other important resources.

https://gotoforot.com/2016/10/27/superstar-sources-for-school-ots/amp/

Thanks for the add “OTs with Apps and Technology”

14429566-796A-449E-B254-037E189B1C51.jpegSurvey Says! Assistive Technology Writing Supports for Handwriting and Writing — AT and OT: Assistive Technology for OTs | OT’s with Apps & Technology

https://otswithapps.com/2018/01/15/survey-says-assistive-technology-writing-supports-for-handwriting-and-writing-at-and-ot-assistive-technology-for-ots/#comment-48516