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Learning Ally for AEM State Contacts and NIMAC Coordinators


Thursday, April 5, 2018

2:00PM – 3:00PM ET

Edward Bray, National Director, Government Relations & State Initiatives, Learning Ally

AEM State Contacts and NIMAC State Coordinators


This presentation is part of a webinar series co-hosted by the AEM Center and the NIMAC. You’ll be walked through the ins and outs of Learning Ally, with particular attention to what you need to know as an AEM State Contact and/or NIMAC State Coordinator. Learning Ally is a national non-profit dedicated to helping students with print disabilities, including blindness, visual impairment and dyslexia. Learning Ally improves the way students learn at home and in the classroom through human-narrated audio books. Come with your questions for Learning Ally and your colleagues.

Accessible Educational Materials (AEM)

Print- and technology-based educational materials designed to be usable across the widest range of individual variability.

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National Instructional Materials Access Center (NIMAC)

Central national repository established at American Printing House for the Blind to store, validate, maintain and disseminate NIMAS filesets.

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Print Disability

Blindness or other disability that prevents the effective use of printed materials.

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Digital form or representation of a sound which may be used for non-visual access to text and images.

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