TECH TUESDAY-Using Chrome Accessibility Options to Meet Students' Needs

TECH TUESDAY-Using Chrome Accessibility Options to Meet Students' Needs

Location: 
THIS MEETING WILL BE ONLINE via ZOOM
Date: 
April 16, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Overview

This session will focus on accessibility options that are available in the Chrome operating system. It is important for school staff and students to understand how Chromebooks can be configured to allow students with varying abilities to use them.  During this session, participants will learn about options for students with sensory impairments, motor impairments, and cognitive impairments. Additionally the session will include how to access a premium text-to-speech extension that is available to all teachers for free.

 
Presenters

Jon Looney,

Assistive Technology Consultant

Kentucky Educational Development Corporation

jon.looney@kedc.org

Twitter: @orijonl

 

Jenny Hogg,

Special Education Consultant

Kentucky Educational Development Corporation

jenny.hogg@kedc.org

Twitter: @jennyhogg

 

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