FLW: Fostering a Culture of Accessibility in Library Technology Classes

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FLW: Fostering a Culture of Accessibility in Library Technology Classes

July 19, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Florida Library Webinars - Live Webinar

Description: In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, ensuring equal access and inclusivity is crucial for creating a truly accessible technology class. During this webinar, we will delve into the practical strategies and best practices for incorporating accessibility in library programs.

At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will:

– Understanding Accessibility: Gain a comprehensive understanding of accessibility principles, including guidelines, assistive technologies, and the impact of inclusive curriculum design.
– Assistive Technologies: Explore a range of assistive technologies commonly used by individuals with disabilities.
– Building an Inclusive Community: Learn strategies for fostering an inclusive and supportive environment within your workgroup.
– Implementation: Explore examples to gain insights into effective strategies for addressing accessibility gaps.

This webinar will interest public library staff who lead programs for adult learners, managers, and learning and development professionals.

Presenter: Carlos Galeana
Carlos Galeana is an experienced technology trainer. The Library Journal magazine has recognized his work in public libraries. He enjoys learning about emerging technology, accessibility, digital well-being, and visual media. His website is www.carlosgaleana.com

Register at: floridalibrarywebinars.org

Details

Date:
July 19, 2023
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Venue

Florida Library Webinars
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