Events and Demonstrations

May 2018 Webinars

In addition to our Maine AEM webinar, Accessible Educational Materials (AEM) for School Based Therapists on May 16, 2018 at 3:00 – 4:00 PM ET, we learned of a few other free webinars via our friends at Accessible Technology Coalition…   Digital Accessibility of Educational Materials in Higher Ed from NCAEM Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 9:00 AM Eastern. Introduction… Read more May 2018 Webinars

Making Podcasts and Videos into Accessible Educational Materials

The Maine AEM Program is offering the following free webinar for educators: Making Podcasts and Videos into Accessible Educational Materials Date: April 12, 2018 Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET Program Description Teachers at all levels increasingly use audio and video content as part of their instruction practice. Unfortunately, many of these materials are… Read more Making Podcasts and Videos into Accessible Educational Materials

March 2018 Webinars

From the AT Coalition… Speech2RTT (Transcribes speech to text, in real-time, on Android) from EASI March 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm Eastern Tools, Tips, and Tricks on Mobile and Web Platforms for Users with Disabilities from Great Lakes ADA Center March 8, 2018 at 2:30 pm Eastern (90 min.) Study Skills 1: Research and Note-taking… Read more March 2018 Webinars

CTD Webinars for February 2018

The following free webinars on Assistive Technology come from CTD – the Center on Technology and Disability: Wearables as Supports for Executive Functioning and Independence Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 – 5:00pm to 6:00pm EST Innovative Strategies to Enhance Understanding and Comprehension with Assistive Technology Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 – 4:00pm to 5:00pm EST Assistive Technology (AT) Tools for Writing Tuesday, February 20th, 2018… Read more CTD Webinars for February 2018

February 2018 Webinars

The following information comes from the Accessible Technology Coalition (ATC): Emerging Workplace Technologies and Vision Loss from PEAT Talks February 15, 2018 at 2:00 pm Eastern Intro to Accessibility: What Employers Need to Know to Create a Technology-Accessible Workplace from AskEarn February 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm Eastern Wearables as Supports for Executive Functioning and Independence… Read more February 2018 Webinars

What Employers Need to Know to Create a Technology-Accessible Workplace

This announcement comes from Employer Assistance and Resource Network on Disability Inclusion (EARN) and the Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology (PEAT) Intro to Accessibility: What Employers Need to Know to Create a Technology-Accessible Workplace February 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm ET Program Description In today’s workplace, technology is one of the central… Read more What Employers Need to Know to Create a Technology-Accessible Workplace

Webinar: A Roadmap for Transitioning to the Revised 508 Standards

From the US Access Board… Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: A Roadmap for Transitioning to the Revised 508 Standards The next webinar in the Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series will take place January 30 from 1:00 to 2:30 (ET) and will cover implementation of the updated 508 Standards which recently became effective. A representative… Read more Webinar: A Roadmap for Transitioning to the Revised 508 Standards

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