“How can we develop a series of hands-on, child-friendly, cost-effective, and scientifically-sound projects for upper elementary NYC School’s students ? ” More here.
Tactile Tiles is an ongoing project that builds on a class project from Spring 2018 aiming to develop innovative tactile systems that improve upon present systems to help visually impaired people to navigate around New York City better. By Spring 2019, the team has built and tested two prototypes – a smart cane that communicates with Google Maps for directions and a tactile tiles/braille combo system that indicates street locations.More details here.
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