Captioning Awareness Week Bringing Accessibility to U.K. Stage and Culture Events

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by Johnathan Moore This week, Stagetext is celebrating their second Captioning Awareness Week. From November 14th-19th, theatre and culture events around the U.K will be captioned for the 11 million deaf and hard-of-hearing citizens. Throughout the week, Stagetext is shining … Read More

YouTube Listens for Input at Accessibility Summit

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by Johnathan Moore © AMI is at the inaugural #YouTube #Accessibility Summit @YouTubeSpaceLA! We’re speaking with @MollyBOfficial @RikkiPoynter & more! #inclusion pic.twitter.com/oRLs6lNFMt — Accessible Media Inc (@AccessibleMedia) November 4, 2016 On Friday, YouTube Space LA held its inaugural YouTube Accessibility Summit, … Read More

“Hear Me. See Me. Know Me.” — An inspiring video about living with disabilities

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Deaf-Blind teen, Brittany Winkleman, inspires many with video of personal narrative. Differences are a crucial aspect of what makes our culture as rich as it is, and yet, at times, they can be the biggest barrier to easy living within it. … Read More

Office of Civil Rights Ensures Website Accessibility

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11 Educational Organizations Reach Settlements Over Web Accessibility Complaints On June 29th, the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) announced that agreements had been reached with 11 different educational organizations in seven states and one territory, which had had complaints filed … Read More