Equip • Engage • Empower

Every day, learning is taking place across barriers once thought to be insurmountable. For the 15th anniversary of OETC, join more than 6,000 attendees to explore the endless possibilities that distance learning and alternative learning models provide. Attendees will come together to teach and learn about new ways to equip, engage, and empower learners and educators across the state and beyond!

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Monday, February 11 • 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Mainstream Ebook Readers and Accessibility SESSION HAS CANCELLED

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Ebooks are moving rapidly into the education space, but learners with disabilities only benefit from some ebook readers, while some of the best known and most popular present major access hurdles for our learners with disabilities. In what ways do learners with disabilities benefit from ebook readers? What sorts of "accommodations" do they offer? What formats, devices and players available in mainstream technology provide optimal experiences for people with disabilities?


Ken Petri

Program Director, The Ohio State University Web Accessibility Center
Ken has been the director of OSU's Web Accessibility Center since 2005. He provides education and expertise to OSU on a wide variety of issues related to information technology accessibility.

Monday February 11, 2013 2:30pm - 3:15pm
C216 400 N. High Street Columbus, OH 43215 USA

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