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3 Things - Tuesday, May 16

Three virtual events to help you celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day!

  1. Fix Your Content Day 2023 - May 18
    Fix Your Content Day is a 24-hour contest committed to creating accessible and more inclusive digital learning content across classrooms and institutions globally. Join us on May 18 to make as many fixes as possible to course files and improve their accessibility using Anthology Ally (previously Blackboard Ally). Register for Fix Your Content Day.

  2. Signal Centers Accessibility Awareness Summit - May 18, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. EDT
    The fifth annual Signal Centers Accessibility Awareness Summit is designed to inspire transformative conversations about the inclusion of individuals with different abilities, the latest accessibility innovations, and ideas. Keynote speaker, John Bramblitt, is the author of the award-winning book Shouting in the Dark. He currently works as a consultant for museums in developing programs that are designed to include everyone – no matter their ability or disability. Shouting in the Dark is the story of Bramblitt’s life, his journey navigating through a new territory of blindness, and how he ultimately rekindled his joy, passion, and relationships through art. Register now.

  3. Web Accessibility Q&A: Overcoming Excuses and Misconceptions - May 18, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. EDT
    Join Lullabot and DubBot on Global Accessibility Awareness Day for a live Q&A to discuss common issues and excuses, how accessibility affects your bottom line, and things you can start doing today to make sure all of your visitors feel welcome. Register now to join us.

Maggie Vaughan, CPACC
Content Marketing Practitioner