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Two webinars on technology for SEND secondary + students

melaniethorleymelaniethorley Volunteer community adviser Posts: 116 Pioneering

SEND webinars

 These webinars are suitable for disabled students, families and staff

In this webinar, Ben Watson, Accessible Information Adviser from the University of Kent will share his expertise on the range of free productivity tools, apps and resources which can enhance learning opportunities for students. Ben specialises in removing barriers to enable students to engage and take part in everyday activities. In education this involves reducing and overcoming the barriers that might occur in:
• Digital content
• Teaching and learning material
• Assessments.

Wednesday 15 July at 2.30

https://protect-eu.mimecast.com/s/gsYvC6X5DTPp9gVHpZ_OJ?domain=attendee.gotowebinar.com

I am also providing a separate webinar using (free) technology to make learning at university a bit easier. Suitable for prospective and current students of all ages and subjects. The software includes mindmapping; speech-to-text; text-to-speech; talking database and screen maskers and rulers. The technology is free and portal on a USB stick. This is an interactive workshop with time for Q&A at the end. This workshop is suitable for all students considering university and/or current university students.

 

Wednesday 22 July at 2.00

  https://www.gre.ac.uk/events/upcoming-event/?e=2536

 

 

 

 


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  • melaniethorleymelaniethorley Volunteer community adviser Posts: 116 Pioneering

    SEND webinars

     

    In this webinar, Ben Watson, Accessible Information Adviser from the University of Kent will share his expertise on the range of free productivity tools, apps and resources which can enhance learning opportunities for students. Ben specialises in removing barriers to enable students to engage and take part in everyday activities. In education this involves reducing and overcoming the barriers that might occur in:
    • Digital content
    • Teaching and learning material
    • Assessments.

    Wednesday 15 July at 2.30

    https://protect-eu.mimecast.com/s/gsYvC6X5DTPp9gVHpZ_OJ?domain=attendee.gotowebinar.com

    I am also providing a separate webinar using (free) technology to make learning at university a bit easier. Suitable for prospective and current students of all ages and subjects. The software includes mindmapping; speech-to-text; text-to-speech; talking database and screen maskers and rulers. The technology is free and portal on a USB stick. This is an interactive workshop with time for Q&A at the end. This workshop is suitable for all students considering university and/or current university students.

     

    Wednesday 22 July at 2.00

      https://www.gre.ac.uk/events/upcoming-event/?e=2536

     

     

     

     


  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Administrator Posts: 10,643 Scope community team
    Really hope they go well @melaniethorley!

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  • melaniethorleymelaniethorley Volunteer community adviser Posts: 116 Pioneering
    Morning Chloe. Did I post this in the wrong place?
  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Administrator Posts: 10,643 Scope community team
    Morning @melaniethorley! Not at all! I just moved it to the event section as that's the only part of the community we allow that type of post. :)
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