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Investigating the use and application of etext in mathmematics
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Welcome to the Mathematics eText Research Center

Welcome to the Mathematics eText Research Center | Mathematics eText | Scoop.it

MeTRC's mission is to learn how the printed materials used by teachers and students in mathematics classrooms can be converted into electronic forms, and how the increased capabilities in the form, function, and content enabled by this conversion, might increase access to mathematics, and improve student learning and achievement.

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How is technology impacting the accessibility of mathematics and science for the visually impaired

In this video Michael Whapples, a visually impaired student of physics at Nottingham university, discusses the affect that modern technology is having on the accessibility of mathematics and science.

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Making Math Accessible: Joint statement on accessibility & e-books

Steve Noble, Accessibility Research Consultant (Guest Writer) Last week at the London Book Fair, the UK Publishers Association (PA) launched a Joint statement on accessibility & e-books, pledging support of the publishing ...
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MeTRC advisory members honored for contributions to STEM and accessibility field.

MeTRC advisory members honored for contributions to STEM and accessibility field. | Mathematics eText | Scoop.it

The White House honors fourteen individuals, inlcuding MeTRC advisors Steve Jacobs and George Kerscher, as "Champions of Change for leading the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math for people with disabilities in education and employment.".

 

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Making Math Accessible: Department of Education Updates Math ...

Making Math Accessible: Department of Education Updates Math ... | Mathematics eText | Scoop.it

"Late last week, the US Department of Education issued a "Dear Colleague" letter to State Departments of Education and local school districts recommending that when they request content containing mathematics from publishers, they should require that math be expressed using MathML..."

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Applications of Intelligent Systems to Enhancing Math Accessibility: A New Project

Video on new work being done at University of New Mexico on applying computer science and machine learning to enhance math accessibility and presentation. 

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MathJax - An Open Source Cross-Browser JavaScript Display ...

MathJax can be used with screen readers, providing accessibility for the visually impaired. With MathJax, mathematics is text-based rather than image-based, and so it is available for search engines, meaning that your ...
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Math Description Engine (MDE) Website

Math Description Engine Software Development Kit http://t.co/RZbdf57A #maths #accessibility...
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