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It’s My Job Podcast #8

Chancey Fleet, Assistive Technology Coordinator for the New York Public Library, is interviewed by Christian.

In the eighth episode of It’s My Job, Christian, a student from Texas, interviews Ms. Chancey Fleet, Assistive Technology Coordinator for the New York Public Library. This episode contains many great suggestions and tips. Here is some advice for students and teachers who may want to use this episode as part of online learning:

Episode Eight Vocabulary

Can you figure out what these words mean? (each word is hyperlinked to its definition from Google or Lexico)

affinity

curate

origami

proficient

Episode Eight Tech Resources

Chancey and Christian talk about a lot of cool tech tools. Here are the websites for some of the companies and resources they mentioned. Expore these sites to learn more.

Braille Input for iOS

freeCodeCamp

Google Maps (iOS accessibility)

OpenSCAD

Orbit Graphiti

TalkBack Braille Keyboard for Android

Victor Reader Trek

 

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