Ms. Tandra Ericson

Assistive Technology Specialist at Mt Diablo Unified School District


Assistive Technology Specialist for the Mount Diablo Unified School District in Concord, CA.


January 23, 2015

Snapverter provides OCR support to make documents accessible. You can take a picture of a document, upload it to Snapverter and it will convert to an accessible PDF. It also converts DIASY files to epub, making it easier to use Bookshare files. This app is essential to provide accessibility for those schools using Chromebooks.

January 23, 2015

This tool adds needed accessibility for those with reading and writing difficulties, learning disabilities such as Dyslexia, or English Language Learners for Google Apps for Education.

November 14, 2014

This tool is useful for organizing notes through providing audio notes in snippets that can be annotated, rearranged, and color coded. Provides a tool for struggling writers to pre-write using audio and then organizing their thoughts.

November 14, 2014

This tool is a Chrome plug-in to provide screencasting with a Chromebook. It is simple to use and free. Adds great functionality to a Chromebook for creating “flipped classrooms” and explaining lessons.