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Re: courses for designers and developers.

From: McSorley, Jan <jan.mcsorley@pearson.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2016 09:07:04 -0600
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Hi Sean,

I was at a White House Summit on Disability & Inclusive Technology this
past Monday. They discussed the prevalence of this problem & noted the
Teach Access initiative (teachaccess.org) that is being spearheaded by
a partnership between industry & institutions of higher education. I have
the names & organizations who gave the presentation. If you would like that
information. Just contact me off list.

Best to you,

On Monday, November 7, 2016, Sean Murphy (seanmmur) <seanmmur@cisco.com>

> I am wondering if Universities, Third party trainers and the like cover
> accessibility in their development and UX courses? If so, is there any
> resources for different countries to indicate which training organisations
> that cover this in their courses and what level of quality the training is?
> Sean Murphy
> Accessibility Software engineer
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