Getting Started with Braille Screen Input on the iPhone: Hands-On Strategies for Success
Presented by Kim Kilpatrick and Leo Bissonnette
Braille screen input on iDevices is a powerful and wonderful tool. Participants in this workshop will learn all they need to know to get started with braille screen input on the iPhone. Topics include:
- Enabling braille screen input
- Using contracted or uncontracted braille
- Working with braille screen input
- Typing feedback
- Braille input screen gestures
- Important tips for users
A detailed step by step overview will be provided with hands-on demonstrations. Time will be allotted during the final portion of the workshop to answer questions and to provide one-on-one assistance.
This workshop is hosted by BLC and Get Together with Technology (GTT). It will be of interest to braille users, teachers and parents.
Date: Saturday, June 20th, 2020
Time: 1:00-2:30 PM Eastern (10am Pacific, 11am Mountain/Saskatchewan, 12pm Central, 2pm Atlantic)
Cost: The teleconference is free for BLC members and the cost for non-members is $20.00
Please note that if you are part of an organization that is a corporate member of BLC, our teleconferences are free for you as well.
To register: Send an email to
by Thursday, June 18th.
We hope you can join us to learn more about this tool that brings braille and mainstream technology together!