You are someplace new, looking for an office in a 3-story building. You walk in and find there is no directory or any kind of information to help you find what you are looking for. Your only choice is to now walk the halls of every floor until you find where you need to go.… Continue Reading Reading with Blinders on
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You will notice 4 new icons added to your Chrome browser: These are some new tools for accessibility in reading, writing, math, and reading PDF files, available to NMC campus wide and based on your NMC Google login. They are Read&Write, Equatio, Screen Shot Reader, and PDF Reader. These are all products we now license… Continue Reading New to Your Chrome Browser!
We have a new accessibility add-on available for use with Google Docs. This is a really easy tool that can help you analyze your document and guide you in any fixes needed to be in compliance with ADA. In this video tutorial, we will show you how to add Grackle Docs to your drive. This… Continue Reading New Accessibility Add-On: Grackle Docs
I recently attended the CSUN Assistive Technology Conference. Below are some different links to information and resources I picked up through sessions I attended. Cool4ed.com is a resource through California State University for OER textbooks. Check out the “Course Showcase” and see what textbooks they use for courses in Arts, Business, Education, Humanities, Math and… Continue Reading Interesting Tools
Many of you attended the Professional Development day session in October and heard from some of our veterans about their experiences in the military and adapting to college life. Building on that knowledge I wanted to bring awareness to another battle they may be fighting—suicide. Maybe you’ve heard about the statistic 22-a-day but think it’s… Continue Reading Transitioning Veterans and Suicide