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Accessibility for School Assessment

NFB 2017 Annual Convention

Below is a list of Pearson presentations from the 2017 National Federation of the Blind National Convention, presented by Pearson's Accessibility for School Assessment group. If you have any questions about any of these presentations, please email us.

 

Handouts from Pearson's Booth

 

Real-Time Nemeth Braille Input/Output

NFB STEM Seminar - 10 July 2017

An introduction to the Accessible Equation Editor and how it can be used to produce braille output, accept braille input, and transcribe braille math, including recent developments in online Nemeth braille curriculum.

Sam Dooley, Sara Larkin, Susan Osterhaus, Tina Herzberg

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The Accessible Equation Editor

NFB PIBE Seminar - 11 July 2017

An introduction to the Accessible Equation Editor and how it can be used to produce braille output, accept braille input, and transcribe braille math, including recent developments in online Nemeth braille curriculum.

Sam Dooley, Sara Larkin, Susan Osterhaus, Tina Herzberg

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The Accessible Equation Editor

NFB NOPBC Meeting - 12 July 2017

An quick overview of the Accessible Equation Editor and how it can be used to create online accessible math experiences.

Sam Dooley

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Creating Online Accessible Math

NFB Research Division - 13 July 2017

An introduction to the Accessible Equation Editor, including the story of how the editor came to be, with details on the technical challenges involved.

Sam Dooley

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