EATON RAPIDS, Mich., May 18, 2023 (Newswire.com)
In celebration of the 12th annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), Teach Access announced the 2023 faculty grant recipients. Open to full-time, part-time, adjunct faculty, or instructional staff at US-based institutions of higher education. These grants are designed to assist faculty as they embark on incorporating and developing new curricula to teach about accessibility and purchasing assistive technology or equipment for their classrooms. All grants are made possible through corporate support.
Dr. Elissa Weeden, a past faculty grant recipient, and Associate Professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology, said, “The Teach Access Faculty grant allowed me to purchase various assistive technology devices such as switches, an eye tracker, adaptive controllers, and a Braille notetaker to use in my courses. Before the grant,…