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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.

  1. The Adaptive Device Locator System on the World Wide Web

    SBC: ACADEMIC SOFTWARE, INC.            Topic: N/A

    Technical Abstract: The Adaptive Device Locator System (ADLS) from ASI and HyperABLEDATA from TRACE are the two national microcomputer databases still being maintained covering a full spectrum of adaptive equipment and technologies. Both systems appeared in the late 1980's, essentially in their present forms, and have been updated continually. ADLS features a sophisticated but highly intuitive an ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  2. Development of Lightweight, Portable, Easily Assembled Scooter

    SBC: Access/Abilities            Topic: N/A

    Nearly one million 3-wheeled scooters are shipped to market annually in the United States. These devices provide excellent mobility for some people with disabilities and seniors within the users' neighborhoods. However, independent mobility for scooter users who wish to explore beyond their local environs can be severely limited by the absence of convenient and affordable transportation which ca ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  3. A Prototype Virtual School and Virtual Classroom System

    SBC: Amita            Topic: N/A

    This Phase I project will develop and demonstrate the functionality and utility of a commercially viable prototype Virtual School (VS) and Virtual Classroom (VC) software system. The target instructional organizations will be any sized educational or training institutions or departments that utilize the increasingly popular, pervasive and powerful Intemet/Intranet world-wide-web (web) client/serv ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  4. Hiking Trails Web Site with Universal Access Information

    SBC: BENEFICIAL DESIGNS INC            Topic: N/A

    Although many people with disabilities enjoy visiting outdoor parks and recreational areas, there is currently no easy means for them to obtain information about the accessibility of outdoor trails in these areas. This project will develop a Trails Web site providing universal access information for trails throughout the U.S., which will be useful to all hikers, regardless of their ability. The U ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  5. Integration of Voice Input and CD-ROM Technology to Provide

    SBC: Computer Multimedia            Topic: N/A

    The Department of Vocational Rehabilitation has determined that efforts to adequately serve Deaf clients could be greatly enhanced by a voice-to-sign translation system (Shalls, 1997; Ward, 1997). It is hard for DVR to hire enough VR Counselors fluent in sign language (Shalls) and very expensive to hire interpreters to handle all communication between Counselors and Deaf clients. Very few prospect ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  6. Culture and Life Across Student Populations (CLASP):

    SBC: Juarez and Associates, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    This proposal presents Juarez and Associates' approach to providing teachers from preschool through elementary school with multimedia materials regarding the twenty-five cultural groups most likely to be found in American classrooms today. CLASP will consist of videos, printed materials and/or CD-ROM disks which contain information pertaining to each cultural groups' language, literature, nationa ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  7. By the Numbers: Web-Based Simulation ¿Consumer

    SBC: KINDER MAGIC SOFTWARE            Topic: N/A

    ¿By the Numbers¿ is an innovative multimedia Web site featuring mini-simulations of situations in which consumer mathematics are used in everyday life. Consumers continually face personal financial decisions that require a knowledge and application of mathematics. Although ¿By the Numbers¿ will be appropriate for Adult Basic or Secondary Education users, the product is intended to be a usefu ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  8. VR Quest for Knowledge: A Virtual Reality Learner-Centered

    SBC: MISSION RESEARCH CORP.            Topic: N/A

    As technological advancements move along at high rates of speed, students who are at-risk due to geographic location and/or economic disadvantage are falling further and further behind students who do not face similar barriers. While these students should be benefiting from the tremendous technological advancements in information exchange, simulation, virtual reality, and the multimedia explosion ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  9. Application of Virtual Reality Internet-Based Multimedia

    SBC: MISSION RESEARCH CORP.            Topic: N/A

    Recent advances in communications, networking, and computer technology have delivered capabilities to today's classroom computers that overwhelm what was considered possible only a few years ago. Advances in desktop virtual reality, real time rendering, and worldwide web Internet linked computers have created an explosion of new computer-based learning opportunities. With the advent of the Inter ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education
  10. A Hybrid, CD-ROM/Web Based, Multi-Media, Life Skills

    SBC: Ripple Effects, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    The proposal is for completion of conceptual design, user testing of prototype, and evaluation of technical performance requirements for a CD ROM/web based product designed to enhance the chances of success of students placed at risk of Educational Failure. "At-risk¿' students are defined not only as students who face barriers related to race, income level, family structure and/or language abil ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Education

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