Upcoming Calls/Webinars

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AT3 Calls/Webinars

  • Weekly Zoom Updates - State and Territory AT Programs and COVID-19 –  Thursdays 3:00 pm Eastern

    AT3 is hosting weekly Zoom update calls to help state and territory AT programs share challenges, issues and solutions in providing your AT services during the COVID-19 situation. The Zoom calls will be every Thursday at 3:00 p.m. eastern beginning Thursday, March 26.

    We are asking states to submit any questions you have or topic suggestions in advance, and email these to Marty Exline at the AT3 Center, at marty.exline@ataporg.org The April 2 call will be on the topic of conducting virtual device demonstrations. The link for all calls will be:

    Zoom Link:
    Please click the link below to join the webinar:
    https://zoom.us/j/285337615?pwd=eU1XVjNYMGJsdGdCNFdvNW02ZXZiZz09
    Password: 085172

    Or iPhone one-tap:
    US: +16465588656,,285337615#  or +13126266799,,285337615#

    Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
    US: +1 646 558 8656  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 253 215 8782
    Webinar ID: 285 337 615

    International numbers available: https://zoom.us/u/aecANdLUN2

  • High Impact Innovative Assistive Technology (HIIAT) Grants 2020 – Thursday, June 11, 2020| 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST

    Join AT3 and Mark Bogosian from the Dana and Christopher Reeve Foundation to discuss the purpose, process, and procedures for the upcoming grant opportunity. Representatives from three past successful HIATT grant recipients (ND, KS, IN) will share their funded initiatives and experiences.
    * The session will be captioned and recorded.

    Zoom Link
    Please click the link below to join the webinar:
    https://zoom.us/j/600237509?pwd=ZURCNzFWWHYvdzNzVThmK1VNWm8vdz09
    Password: 215461

    Or iPhone one-tap:
    US: +16465588656,,600237509# or +13126266799,,600237509#

    Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
    US: +1 646 558 8656 or +1 312 626 6799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 301 715 8592 or +1 346 248 7799
    Webinar ID: 600 237 509

ICT Accessibility CoP

  • AT3 PDF Webinar Series

    The PDF webinar series is meant to guide viewers from beginner topics to more complex topics about creating accessible PDFs. For the best experience, please attend all webinars if you are new to PDF accessibility. All webinars are from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Eastern.

    • Basics of Remediating an Inaccessible PDF, April 21, 2020

      This webinar is meant to follow the Introduction to Accessibility in Adobe PDF. We will expand on the basics we learned, delving into how we create and edit the tags for headings, paragraphs, lists, links, and images that give your PDF the structure necessary to be readable by screen reader and braille display users.

      Registration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IDlhbZ03SI6Ae8mjQ6pJLQ

    • Accessible Tables in PDF, May 19, 2020

      Tables in PDF need a little more attention than other types of content to be made fully accessible. In this webinar, we will learn how to use the table editor in Adobe Acrobat DC to make accessible tables that have headers and header scope assigned. We will cover several examples of tables, including simple tables, as well as more complex tables that contain merged row and/or column headers.

      Registration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Ct3Emi-jTn65ZKks5_dGSg

    • Accessible PDF Forms, June 16, 2020

      This webinar will teach you all the things you need to consider when creating a PDF form. Topics include naming form fields, tab order of the form fields, and how to tag form fields so they are available to screen reader and braille display users. We will also discuss where adding form fields should live inside the process of creating an accessible document.

      Registration link: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_KitJ5sWtSyS4plGYfJMGDw

Reuse CoP Webinars

  • Wednesday April 8, 2020 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Eastern
    Topic: Computer, Tablet and Mobil Device Reuse

    This webinar will explore the impact of factors and marketplace changes on the reuse of computers, tablets and cell phones through AT programs. At the conclusion of this webinar:

    1. Participants will be able identify factors that changed regarding devices that provide access to telecommunications and the internet.
    2. Participants will be able learn how these factors affected the device needs and preferences of AT Act Program customers.
    3. Participants will be able to understand some factors that may mitigate against the refurbishing of computers, tablets and cell phones and restrict reuse activity to exchange programs.
    4. Participants will be able to identify alternative or integrative strategies to facilitate the fulfillment of customer needs for these devices.

    Link: https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/a06e21ee9f9c463b8d86023949afb2b5

  • Wednesday, July 22, 2020 | 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST | Topic TBD

Demo/Loan CoP 

  • Tuesday, April 14, 2020 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST | Topic: Avaz
    Topic Information: Avaz AAC and other Apps
    At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
    1. Identify at least 3 features in Avaz AAC app that are unavailable in other robust apps.
    2. Describe 2 strategies in the Avaz AAC app that train communication partners.
    3. Learn about AT 2 solutions from Avaz Inc. for reading and language building.

    * The session will be captioned and recorded.

    Register at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_LwmCYaVUTmSiHOsfiFR85w

  • Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST | Topic: Remote Supports
    Topic Information: Remote Supports
    At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
    1. Identify features of remote support systems and types of remote support services
    2. Describe and differentiate the use of remote supports for various types of abilities, needs, use cases, and preferences
    3. Describe if/how/why remote supports make sense as products in state AT programs’ device demonstration inventories
    4. List the resources available through Disability Cocoon and  opportunities for collaboration

    * The session will be captioned and recorded.

    Link to Join: https://zoom.us/j/755142229?pwd=VXlvYkhsdzNta1J1Y0Q2Ny93WjNBQT09

  • Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | 3:00 - 4:00 PM EST | Topic: Mobile Device Management
    Topic Information: This is a reprise of the session presented at ATIA; note some information has been updated
    At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will be able to:
    1. Identify 3 best practices for mobile device management (MDM)
    2. Describe 3 features of commercial mobile device management (MDM) systems
    3. List 2 considerations in electing to utilize 3rd party remote device management

    Link to Join: https://zoom.us/j/529790191?pwd=R2M2Y1BUd3A3Uk1SdUR0MWJnVTJxZz09

State Financing CoP

The State Financing CoP webinar that was scheduled for January 22, 2020 has been rescheduled for a later date. Check back for an updated schedule of webinars. Dates and topics will also be announced on the State Financing CoP listserv.