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We're a nonprofit that builds & implements software for social good to create a more inclusive world. We focus on education, human rights, & poverty alleviation
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Betsy Beaumon Nov 15
We have to stop looking at disability issues as niche issues. This is about all of us.
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Betsy Beaumon Nov 15
has released a new report: Employment, Disabilities, and the Role of Technology | Benetech | Software for Social Good
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David Flink Nov 14
Artificial Intelligence tools can’t excuse discrimination against people with disabilities.
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Benetech Nov 14
at is excited to share a new report on ways to remove barriers and increase employment success for people with disabilities. Learn how tech can play a role:
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Bookshare Nov 14
Join and at the Future of Education Technology Conference on January 27-30 in Orlando, Florida. Register now using our promo code for 10% off the registration fee.
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Benetech Nov 9
member and expert Lewis shares what she learned at the Grace Hopper Celebration conference about and access to STEM careers for people w/disabilities.
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Exygy Nov 8
On the blog: our with ! Together, we redesigned a platform that will make directory maintenance more effective for critical agencies like 211s, food banks, & and hospitals. Read more 👇
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Jacquie Gardy Nov 7
Love this: "Born accessible" - start as early as possible when authoring materials & curricula, instead of trying to retrofit later, for materials.
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fasikaye Nov 8
"If content is “born digital,” it can & should be “born accessible.” " - - the largest library of . Find out more here
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Hillary Goldthwait-Fowles Ph.D, ATP Nov 7
That is the BOMB Diggity. keeps getting better! Another one of their gems, provided accessible print materials. This is very timely (as I’m 3D printing a Braille Rubic’s cube). Thank you for sharing!
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Jacquie Gardy Nov 7
Amazing resources for in edu: has accessibility resources here & the DIAGRAM Center - MathShare & ImageShare - fully accessible diagrams
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Benetech Nov 7
we believe that digital technology should be accessible to ALL users, especially those with visual impairments and other disabilities. Shout out to who added the capability to include alt-text descriptions of images in Twitter.
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All Children Reading Nov 6
Tomorrow at , and ’s Josh Josa will moderate a panel with & on the importance of inclusive design in development. Don’t miss it!
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All Children Reading Nov 1
The next two projects featured in our Round 2 recap report, 's Bookshare India and 's for VIPs, both implemented to improve outcomes among children who have low vision or are .
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ScoFoIndia Nov 2
Getting ready to start the session on technology making aspirations a reality for the ⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Benetech Nov 1
is hiring! Do you have a passion for using technology to bring about social change? We're looking for talented individuals with skills in business development, HR, customer service, systems admin, and more. Join us!
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Jim Fruchterman Oct 29
I will be stepping aside (enthusiastically) as CEO of next week, as takes on the challenge of leading Benetech into the future. Looking forward to supporting her and the team as I plot my next efforts!
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Skoll Foundation Oct 29
Under 's leadership, has empowered thousands of people in the past 29 years—increasing access to reading, social needs, human rights, and more through tech+data. Join us in thanking him and congratulating on taking the org forward as CEO!
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Benetech Oct 30
Have you heard about 's DIAGRAM Center? It's mission is to build new paths to for students with disabilities using emerging technologies like 3D printing, AR/VR, accessible math, image descriptions, and machine learning.
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Jim Fruchterman Oct 29
Big News at Benetech (and for me!)
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