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Eye Gaze Essentials | Binocular vision

Eye Gaze Essentials | Binocular vision

What is binocular vision? Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Clinical Lead Optometrist at SeeAbility explains what is meant by binocular vision, and how it affects are depth perception. "Binocular vision is when you're using your two eyes binocularly to focus on a...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | SeeAbility research statistics

Eye Gaze Essentials | SeeAbility research statistics

SeeAbility have been delivering sight tests and dispensing glasses in special education need schools across England since 2013. They have given sight tests to approximately 1,000 learners with special educational needs. Our CEO, Lee Blemings asks Lisa Donaldson to...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Eye care myths

Eye Gaze Essentials | Eye care myths

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility, spoke to us about some of the common eye care myths she has encountered and whether there is any substance to them. "I don't think you'll be able to test their eyes" One of the key messages...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Diagnostic overshadowing

Eye Gaze Essentials | Diagnostic overshadowing

What is diagnostic overshadowing? Diagnostic overshadowing can occur when health professionals attribute a person’s symptoms to their learning disability without exploring other factors, such as biological determinants.  Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare, Clinical Lead...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Sight test essentials

Eye Gaze Essentials | Sight test essentials

Lisa Donaldson, Head of Eyecare and Lead Clinical Optometrist at SeeAbility details sight test essentials, the things Optometrists test and look out for during a sight test with someone who has complex needs. Level of detail The classic one that we all think about...

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Eye Gaze Essentials | Environment and lighting essentials

Eye Gaze Essentials | Environment and lighting essentials

Lee Blemings, Sensory Guru and Lisa Donaldson, SeeAbility, spoke about environment and lighting essentials. They discussed how the environment can impact a child's ability to access the classroom and what steps can be taken to optimise the environment for access and...

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Tutorials

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #05 – Access menu

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #05 – Access menu

 Magic Eye FX Gaze Menu Magic Eye FX features an in-game, off-screen access menu that allows you to change many parameters while an app is running. The access menu a gaze, touch, voice and mouse controllable. In this tutorial we teach you how to navigate the access...

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Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #06 – Exiting apps

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #06 – Exiting apps

How to exit apps There are a number of ways to exit a Magic Eye FX app. We show you each of the six options that allows caregivers and users to exit apps. 1. Gaze Call up the off-screen access menu by looking at the bottom right of the access  screen and select the...

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Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #07 – Companion app

Magic Eye FX | Tutorial #07 – Companion app

Connecting the companion app to Magic Eye FX The Magic Eye FX companion app enables caregivers and educators to assist users without having to get in the way of the eye gaze screen access, this means less distraction, more time engaging in activities and significantly...

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Case Studies

Case Study | Magic Carpet in a Primary School

Case Study | Magic Carpet in a Primary School

Sensory Guru has worked closely in partnership with local primary school, St Mary the Virgin Church of England Primary School in Hartfield, East Sussex, to develop Magic Carpet content specifically for younger mainstream students. Emma Maltby, headteacher at the...

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Case Study | Magic Carpet – No limits, just possibilities

Case Study | Magic Carpet – No limits, just possibilities

Read the case study Staff at St Joseph’s Specialist School and College decided to purchase a Magic Carpet in October 2014, with the aim of enhancing the sensory experience for learners that use the school’s Nurture Room. Since purchasing the device, staff have lived...

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Case Study | Magic Carpet in the Hospital Environment

Case Study | Magic Carpet in the Hospital Environment

Magic Carpet in the Hospital Environment Case Study King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust purchased a Mobile Magic Carpet in 2016, with the aim of enhancing the hospital visit by offering distraction play and providing interactive support during invasive...

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