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Making Events Accessible — a checklist

Upcoming Events:

Accessibility Open Office Hours — Held monthly on the fourth Thursday of each month from 1-2 pm via Zoom

July’s Topic: Assistive Technology

2024 July Virtual Open Office Hours (JHU community only) — Thursday, July 25, 2024 from 1-2 pm ET

Have you ever wanted to know about the different types of Assistive Technology JHU offers for our students with disabilities? Join Kamran Rasul, Assistive Tech and Alternate Format Specialist, on July 25 from 1 pm to 2 pm. 

Explore the diverse world of Assistive Tech with us!

Text to Speech: Kurzweil 3000, Natural Reader, JAWS, and NVDA.

Magnification: ZoomText.

Speech Recognition: Dragon Naturally Speaking (speech to text).

Note-Taking: Glean and Livescribe Smartpens (Note-taking).

Communication Access: Closed Captioning and CART services.

Alternate Formats: Electronic and printed braille.

Open Office Hours will be autocaptioned via Zoom.  If you need other accommodations to fully participate, please email Kathy Cahill with your request.

Faculty Forward Trainings on STEM Accessibility

Presented by the Center for Learning Design and Technology at JHU

Math Accessibility Part I — Math as a Language: July 17

Math Accessibility Part II — Equation Creation Tools: July 24

Please go to the sessions page for more information and registration links.

Previously Recorded Events and Trainings: