Orientation to Access, Intro To Screen Readers & Assistive Technology

  • September 29
  • 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM, Room 1
  • Presenters: Kaela Parks, Terrence Van Ettinger, Lynne Koral, Chad Hobert, Mystie Rail, Rob Lefebvre

Session Abstract

Provides eye opening end-user demonstrations to show how Assistive Technologies (AT) helps end-users access information and services. Also shows how frustration occurs when websites and applications are not designed for usability. Shows how usability techniques help everyone access and use information in various settings, devices and configurations. Provides easy-to-learn techniques that help teachers, web, and IT professionals create usability and alternate formats.