Events and Demonstrations

CTD Webinars in January 2018

The following free webinars are being offered by the Center on Technology and Disability (CTD):   What you need to know: Transitioning to Higher Ed for Students with Disabilities Wednesday, January 10th 2017 – 4:00 pm ET Featuring Alice Wershing, RESNA Certified ATP Getting ready to attend college is daunting for every student and their family.… Read more CTD Webinars in January 2018

AgrAbility Virtual National Training Workshop

The following announcement comes from the National AgrAbility Project: The AgrAbility Virtual National Training Workshop (VNTW) is a series of six, one-hour webinars conducted over three days. Use this link for session descriptions and more information… The preliminary schedule is: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 11:00 a.m. EST: Updates from NIFA on AgrAbility and Related Programs… Read more AgrAbility Virtual National Training Workshop

January 2018 Webinars

The following information comes from the Accessible Technology Coalition (ATC): PDF Accessibility Basics Series: Accessibility Checker from LEVELaccess Thursday, January 4, 2018 at  2:00 pm Eastern Transitioning to Higher Ed for Students with Disabilities from CTD January 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm Eastern Improvements to Accessibility in Office from EASI January 16, 2018 at 2:00… Read more January 2018 Webinars

Upcoming PEAT Talks deal with Accessibility

The following two events are being offered by the Partnership on Employment and Accessible Technology (PEAT): PEAT Talks: Expanding Accessibility Awareness in Higher Ed Thursday, January 18, 2018 – 2:00 pm ET Technology companies dedicated to accessibility often face the challenge of preparing designers, engineers and researchers to think and build inclusively. Similarly, academic programs in design,… Read more Upcoming PEAT Talks deal with Accessibility

More November Webinars

From Accessible Technology Coalition – and others… Technologies and Strategies to Help Students Start, Focus, and Finish Strong from CTD November 8th, 2017 – 4:00 pm ET Technology for Dyslexia: Navigating High School and Beyond from PACER November 08, 2017 at 7:00 pm Eastern Accessibility Checkers in Word, PowerPoint and Excel from EASI November 7 and 8 at… Read more More November Webinars

Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: W3C WCAG 2.0 Resources

From the US Access Board… The next webinar in the Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series will take place November 28 from 1:00 to 2:30 PM (ET) and review available resources explaining the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Issued by the W3C’s Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), WCAG 2.0 is a globally recognized, technology-neutral standard… Read more Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: W3C WCAG 2.0 Resources

Parent Roundtable Discussions – Pine Tree Society

From the Pine Tree Society… Pine Tree Society’s lineup of Parent Roundtable Discussions being on October 25, 2917.  These programs are free of charge and intended to provide parents and caregivers a chance to meet for a facilitated discussion to learn from a profession and from each other.  The sessions are highly interactive, encouraging participants… Read more Parent Roundtable Discussions – Pine Tree Society