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“We Each Play a Role”: Interview with Disability Rights Activist Judy Heumann

Disability rights icon Judy Heumann shares her vision for accessible technology, advice for self-advocacy, and tips for leading inclusively.

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Voices from the Bookshare Community: Rabbi Tuchman is Champion of Disability Inclusion

Rabbi Lauren Tuchman advocates for inclusion at the intersection of faith and disability for the Jewish community.

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Inclusive Education: A Critical Effort During a Global Crisis

Educators, students, and parents have struggled to adapt to online learning. As we prepare for the fall, experts discuss trends and challenges for navigating the “now normal”. What should this new model for inclusive education look like and take into consideration?

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Benetech’s Bookshare by the Numbers 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has set into motion unprecedented change in the education space, and our Bookshare initiative has risen to help address the number one challenge: how do we keep children learning when schools are closed? These numbers show the scale at which software can be used to build a more inclusive future, in this case by providing people with reading barriers with a means to read, learn, and access information in ways that work for them.

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