SESS078 - Technology Accessibility Policies in Higher Education

Tuesday, October 19 | 9:00pm - 9:00pm ET |
Session Type: Resources
This panel will explore issues surrounding the accessibility of all electronic and information technology on postsecondary campuses. Accessibility of software, hardware, technology-enhanced classrooms, and other electronic and information technology resources can only be solved through strategic partnerships, institutional policy, implementation plans, and training and support. Panelists will share challenges, strategies, alternative solutions, and promising practices.

Speakers

  • Terrill Thompson

    Technology Accessibility Specialist, University of Washington
  • Howard Kramer

    Assistant Technology Lab Coordinator, University of Colorado Boulder
  • Cristi Harris

    Assistant Director, E & IT, Meeting the Challenge, Inc.
  • Sheryl Burgstahler

    Director, Accessible Technology Services, University of Washington