Taking the Next Steps – the “Enhanced” Phase

This is the second in a series of articles that aim to help schooling systems develop their technology, the first being “Taking the First Steps“. There are four distinct phases through which technology in schooling evolves. The first phase is characterized by access. In this phase, giving students and teachers access to computers to improve… Read More

Accessibility

Accessibility is often seen as minority issue, but a study commissioned by Microsoft and conducted by Forrester Research found that 57 percent of working-age computer users (18-64 years old) are likely to benefit from accessible technology. For students with disabilities, technology can open up new windows of learning opportunity. For example: For people with vision… Read More