Nov 09, 2012 - On Nov 10, 2012, A4CWSN (Apps for Children with Special Needs), an online website and organization founded by Gary James, will give away its first iPad during its 40 iPads in 40 Days Campaign. A total of 10 winners in four categories - which include teachers, therapists, parents of children with special needs, and members of the general public - will receive a new iPad from A4CWSN, and a new winner will be announced daily for 40 days through December 19, 2012.
Jun 12, 2012 - A4cwsn has already helped to provide over 140 iPads to Children with Special Needs, Teachers and Therapists around the world. Their new campaign aims to give 40 iPads away over 40 Days. 10 iPads for Children with Special Needs, 10 iPads for Teachers, 10 iPads for Therapists and 10 iPads to the general public. To be eligible for one of the 40 iPads being given away all you have to do is sign up for the email from Apps for Children with Special Needs, that will go out once a week.
May 30, 2012 - Apps for Children with Special Needs is pleased to announce the production of Videos for Pyxwise Apps, Simplex Spelling Series. The site includes a breakdown of all 3 Apps that they have made videos for. Simplex Spelling HD uses a multi-sensory approach to spelling. Simplex Spelling takes phonics education to a new level by combining effective phonics lessons with Pyxwise's unique reverse phonics approach. Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 serves to improve English spelling and reading skills.
May 17, 2012 - The Social Express 1.0 for iPad is an engaging, educational app for children and young adults with social learning challenges. The app is designed to teach users how to think about and manage social situations, helping them to develop meaningful social relationships and succeed in life. The Social Express is based on best practices and programs that feature cognitive behavioral techniques and visual strategies. Some of the core concepts presented are based on the work of Michelle Garcia Winner.
May 10, 2012 - A4cwsn.com announces the updated Tapikeo HD 3.0.1 for iPad. Tapikeo is a dynamic learning environment. Tapikeo is an app that asks parents and children, teachers and students to create together. Tapikeo allows you and your children to easily create your own audio-enabled picturebooks, storyboards, visual schedules, memory aids, audio flashcards, and more using a versatile grid style layout. It just received a major update and offers a multitude of creative and engaging learning opportunities.