The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as we know it today, went through numerous drafts, revisions, negotiations, and amendments since the first version was introduced in 1988. On July 26, 1990 the ADA came into effect at the signing ceremony at the White House, exactly 26 years ago today.
We recently attended the AHEAD conference in July 13th -15th in Indianapolis and gave us the wonderful opportunity to engage with education professionals about the products, services, challenges and trends in the education industry.
Braille textbook production just got 2x faster, which means students who are blind, have low vision or are print restricted can now get the learning materials they need in half the time.
The T-Base-hosted webinar “Web Accessibility: Best Practices” with guest speaker David Best, Accessibility IT Specialist for Business and Education Services in Technology (BEST Consulting), included tons of information on how to improve the accessibility of your website or mobile app to communicate more effectively with your customers who are blind or have low vision. Here’s the dialogue between David Best and T-Base’s Senior Account Manager Jeff Jullion summarized.
From Finding Dory accessible in theatres to changes to the AODA Customer Service Standard, June has been a busy month for accessibility-related news and initiatives. Here’s a recap of our favourite stories.