Class Details

Event Description

 

Chrome Accessibility webinar

Date: February 5, 2020

Time: 3:30-4:30

PresenterLocationEvent LimitEvent Hours
Linda Doehle, AT SpecialistInternet 501

Registration Information:
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Contact: E-mail Sue Wright at the SETC office to register, wrightsu@cwu.edu

Description:

Chromebooks and the Chrome browser have many accessibility features, extensions, and apps to help students access their educational content.  This class will explore the accessibility features of Chromebooks and introduce several apps and extensions to be used with the Chrome browser.

 

Learning Objectives

 

Participants will become familiar with the accessibility features on Chromebooks.

Participants will learn how to access the accessibility features on Chromebooks through the Settings menu.

Participants will be able to identify, install, and use at least two apps and extensions for accommodations in reading, writing, and math.

Presenter:

 Linda Doehle, AT Specialist

 

 

Linda Doehle started her career as a software engineer after completing her degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics at Whitworth College.  She brought her technical skills to the field of assistive technology while working as an Assistive Technology Specialist for the Yakima School District.  Linda holds an AT Specialist Certificate and enjoys being able to use her technology skills in helping students optimize their abilities through the use of assistive technology.  Linda has been with the Special Education Technology Center for six years and has presented webinars and classes at both state and local conferences.

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