0 Shares
Reading a book is like going on an adventure. It is through reading that a person is able to experience that sense of adventure. But this can only happen if all books are easily accessed. Benetech is a software company funded by the US Department of Education aims to make all books accessible to students that have learning differences and those who have physical disabilities. 

Over the past 10 years, the software company Benetech has been funded by the U.S. Department of Education to create accessible books for students with print disabilities through its Bookshare initiative.

Key Point:
“We’re just as a point where, as an industry, we’re putting standards in place,” Brad Turner said. “If a book can be born digital, it should be born accessible.” 
~Education Week

Key Takeaways:

1
Many books these days are filled with high-resolution graphics that are appealing. But the blind will need a new resource to keep themselves educated or entertained.
2
One tech company has won an award to do just that in the future. They are tasked with turning graphics rich books into books for the blind.
3
Now blind people will be able to read their favorite books without any problems. These books for the blind will give anyone an opportunity to read effectively too.

Do You Need help with a Learning Difficulty?

Our simple online analysis will help you get to the core of the problem and find the right solution for you.

Understanding how to help someone with a learning difficulty starts with understanding which micro-skills are affected. When you learn which of the micro-skills is the problem, you will then be on your way to solving it.

You'll also learn how to:

  • Build confidence
  • Enhance Learning ability
  • Eliminate avoidance
  • Build grit

You can get this analysis for free by filling out this simple form. This will help you get to the bottom of a learning difficulty and provide you with a solution. If you are ready to put this problem behind you click the button below and fill out the form.

Add new comment