15576I Can Connect Trainers at HKNC
- Mar 20, 2014
We are excited to announce that we will have our eighth train-the-trainers seminar at the HKNC headquarters in Sands Point, NY, from May 5 to 9, 2014. The train-the-trainers seminar will focus on computers running Windows 7 and 8.1 along with four different screen readers; COBRA, JAWS, Non-Visual Desktop Access (NVDA), and Window-Eyes, two screen magnification applications; MAGic and ZoomText, and several braille displays including Braille EDGE 40, Brailliant BI 32/40, Focus 40 Blue, and Braille Sense U2/BrailleNote Apex as braille displays.
As many of you are stepping up to become NDBEDP experts, this training seminar is of a great benefit to those wishing to learn all about different teaching tools, methods, and technologies in order to effectively work with deaf-blind consumers. Various topics pertaining to distance communication will be covered that include e-mail clients, video and text relay services, text/instant messaging applications, etc. that are essential for NDBEDP consumers.
Attached you will find a flyer with details and an application that you will need to complete and submit in order to be considered for enrollment. Please note that the registration fee is $900.00 that includes the training seminar, on-campus lodging, and meals.
Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have questions or need additional information. Thanks!
"Let us act on the idea that everyone is included," -- Myrlie Evers-Williams
Mr. Anindya "Bapin" Bhattacharyya
Coordinator of National Outreach Adaptive Technology Training Program
Helen Keller Nat'l Ctr for Deaf-Blind Youths & Adults
3075 Adeline St., Ste. 110
Berkeley, CA 94703
Text/e-mail: 650-228-4092 or 6502284092@... or 6502284092@...
AOL IM: BapinHKNC
“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” ~Helen Keller
Rebecca Cowan- Story
State Coordinator of Deaf Blind Services
Deaf Services Region 16
A Division of the Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
7 Georgia Ave. | P.O. Box 303 | Cave Spring, GA 30124
O: 706-777-2341 | C: 404-783-4193 | F: 706-777-2366
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