“A Sibling Story” is one of ten videos that are part of the latest Sesame Street initiative—Sesame Street and Autism: See Amazing in All Children. This web-based project also includes an interactive storybook that introduces the program’s first autistic Muppet, Julia, as part of an effort to teach children about their friends with the condition.
Created by a game developer in the Netherlands,Beyond Eyes is a modern fairytale about finding courage and friendship. Step by step, students uncover an incredible world, carefully guiding a young blind girl on a life-changing journey.
Project: EVO is a game designed to improve a child’s ability to process cognitive interference, or multiple streams of information, potentially helping problem-solving ability, working memory, and attention.
Thanks to advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, scientists from IBM Research and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) are working on new types of real-world accessibility solutions for the visually impaired.