May 2020 Webinars

Maine CITE is offering the following webinars in May:

Learn About the Talking Books Program

Headphone and book

May 5, 2020
1:00 – 2:00 PM ET

In this free webinar, learn about the Talking Book Program available through the Maine State Library. The Talking Book Program is administered by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) and provides free library services for eligible patrons, including download of digital books, and free matter mailings. Use this link to register and to learn more about this webinar “Learn About the Talking Books Program”…

AT to Support Successful Employment

computer keyboardMay 12, 2020
1:00 – 2:00 pm ET

This webinar focuses on the exploration of AT devices to support individuals with disabilities to return to, or maintain, successful employment. Attention will be given to AT services, devices and apps to support successful employment, as well as funding resources.

Use this link for more information and to register for this webinar: “AT to Support Successful Employment”…

The following list of May 2020 (and some in June) webinars on the topic of assistive technology and accessibility is generated by the Accessible Technology Consortia funded by the Center for Accessible Technology. Thank you.

Captioning Livestreams and Remote Learning Sessions from ATIA
May 5, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET

How to access free online learning while on furlough from AbilityNet
May 5, 2020 at 8:00 am ET

Accessible Remote Working Environments Webinar Series: Inclusive Meetings and Teams Accessibility Features from PEAT
May 5, 2020 at 3:00 pm ET

How to get the most from your smart speaker when working or studying from home from AbilityNet
May 19, 2020 at 8:00 am ET

Tech for Teens Club : Building Websites from PACER
May 2, 2020 at 11:00 am ET

OverDrive and Snap&Read—Millions of Free Digital Books Now Accessible from DJI
May 5 at 1:00 pm ET

Aided Language Input, Attributing Meaning, Core Vocabulary and Pre-symbolic Communicators from ISAAC
May 5, 2020 at 7:00 pm ET

Supporting Students and Each Other During School Closure from SETC
May 6, 1:00 pm ET

Explore, Experiment and Enrich with Inquiry-based Science Activities for Young Learners from AbleNet
May 12, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET

Supporting Communication in the Home Setting: Language & Literacy from ATIA
May 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET

Innovative Approaches to Providing AT Services During COVID-19 from ATIA
May 14, 2020 at 12:00 pm ET

Bookshare and EasyReader, The Solution That Will Keep Your Students/Children Reading During The Extended Break from ATIA
May 14 at 2:00 pm ET

Switch Access Beyond Cause and Effect: Stepping Stones for Effective Learning – Part 2 from AbleNet
June 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm ET