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How online resources are being developed to be inclusive for all.
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OLT Podcast: Web Accessibility

This podcast features some quick tricks and techniques you can use to enhance the accessibility of your online learning materials, including syllabi, PowerPoints ...
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Exercises for German-Speaking Children with Dyslexia

In this work-in-progress we present a computer-based method to design German reinforcement exercises for children with dyslexia. From dif- ferent schools, we c…
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The Difference Between Dysgraphia and Dyslexia

The Difference Between Dysgraphia and Dyslexia | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Many learning disabilities can have confusingly similar names. They can also have overlapping symptoms. Learn how dyslexia and dysgraphia are alike and how they're different.
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New Data on the Accessibility of Online Job Applications

New Data on the Accessibility of Online Job Applications | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
With most of today's employers using some form of web recruiting to evaluate and hire job applicants, it's more important than ever for organizations to understand why accessibility matters to the "eRecruiting" phase of the employment lifecycle.
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8 Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexic Students (That Benefit ALL Students)

8 Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexic Students (That Benefit ALL Students) | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Our Dyslexia Specialist/Teacher Trainer, Shantell Berrett, has a favorite saying she always tells teachers when teaching them how to help struggling readers ( …
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Dyscalculia- About Dyscalculia- The British Dyslexia Association

Dyscalculia- About Dyscalculia- The British Dyslexia Association | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
@Zac_333 @DanielMachin95 Hi Zach and Daniel, for more help and support with Dyscalculia, please contact @BDAdyslexia. http://t.co/DHtalk0YhC
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How to cater for every child's needs - TES News

How to cater for every child's needs - TES News | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
How to cater for every child's needs
TES News
A student with dyspraxia, for example, may require a writing slope or an ergonomic pencil; for a wheelchair user, you may have to reposition furniture to enable them to move around the classroom.
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Text Customization for Readability - The TAdER Project

Text Customization for Readability - The TAdER Project | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
The TAdER project encourages developers to include specific text customization functionality in their products to meet the needs of people with low vision, dyslexia, and related conditions that impact reading.
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E-readers can increase reading speed and understanding for some students with dyslexia | Special Needs Magazine

E-readers can increase reading speed and understanding for some students with dyslexia | Special Needs Magazine | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
E-readers have been growing in popularity and now US scientists say they could have benefits for some dyslexic readers.
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How to design for dyslexia | Web design | Creative Bloq

How to design for dyslexia | Web design | Creative Bloq | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
James Lambert of TH_NK (How to design for dyslexia: http://t.co/xKpvBm9M7Y #ux)
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Dyscalculia

Dyscalculia | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Experts explain the math learning disability dyscalculia, and offer parents tips on how they can help their kids. (RT @TVOParents: Did you know there’s a #math #learning_disability just as common as dyslexia?
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Decoding Dyslexia social media conference 2014 ...

Decoding Dyslexia social media conference 2014 ... | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
via YouTube Capture. (Decoding Dyslexia social media conference 2014 | @scoopit via @EUdyslexia http://t.co/n78KhApfjx)
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RT @nicpad: October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Stef and Giuls, you inspire me to be a better teacher! #dyslexia http://t.co/vpmy6mbYRZ
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4 ways to feel positive about dyslexia

4 ways to feel positive about dyslexia | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Around 10% of the UK population are dyslexic – but it doesn’t have to be a barrier to success.
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With Angel's Wings ~ The Later Years: Expectations, Misconceptions, and Blindsides

With Angel's Wings ~ The Later Years: Expectations, Misconceptions, and Blindsides | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
RT @W_Angels_Wings: Think u know something about #ADHD / #dyslexia? I did, too...& boy, was I wrong! #specialneeds http://t.co/y1xGYJaXHC h…
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8 brilliant new accessibility inventions - NDIS

8 brilliant new accessibility inventions - NDIS | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Every wondered what smart glasses could look like or how you could make your computer entirely hands free? These 8 prize winning accessibility inventions will make for a more inclusive world.
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An Introduction to Google's Dyslexia Resources | Articles | Noodle

An Introduction to Google's Dyslexia Resources | Articles | Noodle | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Google has entered the assistive technology world and become a key resource for students with dyslexia. Learn how the Chrome browser supports reading and writing.
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The all new Dyslexic.com: Helping to make the most of your abilities.

The all new Dyslexic.com: Helping to make the most of your abilities. | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
The all new Dyslexic.com has a wide range of software, hardware and accessories to help support those with Dyslexia, visual impairments and other disabilities.
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Oliver wins gold at table tennis contest - Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express

Oliver wins gold at table tennis contest - Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
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Oliver, who has autism and dyspraxia, said: “I tried my best.
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Maureen Boon discusses how to help children with Dyspraxia

Maureen Boon discusses how to help children with Dyspraxia | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
In this video Maureen Boon, author of Can I tell you about Dyspraxia, discusses the condition and explains how friends, teachers and carers can help. She talks about how teachers can help in both primary and secondary ...
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8 Activities to Help Young Children Develop Fine Motor Skills | Dyspraxia | Types of LD

8 Activities to Help Young Children Develop Fine Motor Skills | Dyspraxia | Types of LD | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Does your child have trouble with fine motor skills and handling small objects? Try fun art projects and activities to build muscles in the hands and fingers.
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Dyseggxia/Piruletras: a scientifically validated app to help children to overcome dyslexia

Dyseggxia (Piruletras in its Spanish version) is a mobile game that helps children with dyslexia overcome their reading and writing problems by the means of ...
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Dyslexia is real! Thanks to Decoding... - The Reading Focus Cards | Facebook

Dyslexia is real! Thanks to Decoding... - The Reading Focus Cards | Facebook | Accessible Online Learning | Scoop.it
Dyslexia is real!
Thanks to Decoding Dyslexia PA for sharing this good post! (Dyslexia is real!
Thanks to Decoding Dyslexia PA for sharing this good post!
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