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So, You’re an AEM State Contact/NIMAC Coordinator: What Do You Need to Know about Digital Materials?


Tuesday, March 20, 2018

2:00PM – 3:00PM ET

Nicole Gaines, NIMAC Project Co-Director; Cynthia Curry, AEM Center Director; and Joy Zabala, AEM Center Co-Director Emeritus

AEM State Contacts and NIMAC State Coordinators


In Part 3 of our webinar series, we’ll focus on how accessibility applies to digital materials and technologies. How does assistive technology relate to accessibility? What guidance might you give to your state and local districts for the procurement process? What resources are available? Please bring your questions.

National Instructional Materials Access Center (NIMAC)

Central national repository established at American Printing House for the Blind to store, validate, maintain and disseminate NIMAS filesets.

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Accessible Educational Materials (AEM)

Print- and technology-based educational materials designed to be usable across the widest range of individual variability.

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Access for all people, including people with disabilities, to web environments.

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Equipment or system where principal function is creation, conversion, duplication, control, display, interchange, transmission, reception, or broadcast of data.

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