Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the iBraille Challenge app?
A: The iBraille Challenge app for iPad provides students who are blind with a digital platform to practice their braille literacy skills. The app is designed to be used with a refreshable braille display. All tests follow the same form and format as the annual paper-based Braille Challenge® and give students the ability to practice self-administered tests and get feedback on their performance.
Q: Do I need substantial tech knowledge to utilize it?
A: No. Simply download the app from the iTunes store to your iPad and select the Sign-Up button on the login page. New users will be asked to set up an account by providing their email address and some broad information relating to their age, grade, school and experience reading/writing in braille. Your email address will be your username and you will receive a ve-digit passcode by email to use as your password. Upon initial login, each student selects their current grade range: