[tabi] Fw: Accessible World Presents Hadley School For the Blind May 4

  • From: "Lynn Evans" <evans-lynn@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <TABI@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 28 Apr 2009 19:56:55 -0400

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Subject: Accessible World Presents Hadley School For the Blind May 4

Accessible World Presents Hadley School For the Blind May 4

News Wire

Accessible World's Tek Talk is pleased to present George Abbott and Amy Salmon 
from the Hadley School for the Blind. George is currently Vice President of 
Development and Communications for the Hadley School. Amy Salmon's is an 
instructor at Hadley; her current classes include several technology-based 
courses. George and Amy will provide a brief overview of the Hadley school and 
its mission.  Also they will describe how Hadley and its students are currently 
using assistive technology, Such as with email assignments, online courses, 
online office hours, etc.

If you are new to assistive technology, or simply wish to learn more about the 
Internet and Microsoft Office, this is an opportunity for you to discover the 
array of technology-based courses Hadley offers to its students.

 In addition, learn about how Hadley plans to integrate technology in its 
future programs. There will be an opportunity for questions and answers. Be 
sure to visit The Pat Price Tek Talk Room at 8:00 PM EDT on May 4th to learn 
more about the distance learning programs that Hadley School for the Blind 
provides for blind and visually impaired persons.

Date:  Monday, May 4th, 2009.

Time:  5:00 p.m. PDT, 6:00 p.m. MDT, 7:00 p.m. CDT, and 8:00 p.m. EDT
           and elsewhere in the world Tuesday 0:00 GMT

Approximately 15 minutes prior to the event start time; go to The Pat Price Tek 
Talk Training Room at:


Or, alternatively.

Select The Pat Price Tek Talk Training Room at: http://www.accessibleworld.org. 
Enter your first and last names on the sign-in screen.

All Tek Talk training events are recorded so if you are unable to participate 
live at the above times then you may download the presentation or podcast from 
the Tek Talk archives on our website at http://www.accessibleworld.org

All online interactive programs require no password, are free of charge, and 
open to anyone worldwide having an Internet connection, a computer, speakers, 
and a sound card. Those with microphones can interact audibly with the 
presenters and others in the virtual audience or text chat with the attendees.

If you are a first-time user of the Talking Communities online conferencing 
software, there is a small, safe software program that you need to download and 
then run. A link to the software is available on every entry screen to the 
Accessible World online rooms.

Sign up information for all Accessible World News Wires and discussion lists 
are also available at our website http://www.accessibleworld.org.

Accessible World Contacts:

Robert Acosta, Chair
Accessible World
Email: boacosta@xxxxxxxxxxx
Web: http://www.helpinghands4theblind.org 
Joann Becker, Events Coordinator
Accessible World
Email: joannbecker@xxxxxxxxxxxx

George Buys, CEO
Talking Communities
Email: buys@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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not-for-profit organization, seeks to educate the general public, the disabled 
community and the professionals who serve them by providing highly relevant 
information about new products, services, and training opportunities designed 
specifically to eliminate geographic and access barriers that adversely affect 

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