SUNY Downstate Faculty Development Initiative
Equal Access to Software and Information is the premiere provider of online training on Accessible Information Technology for Persons with Disabilities. EASI simplifies the creation of accessible information technology so you can better focus on designing creative content.
The SUNY CPD, in partnership with EASI, is pleased to offer EASI Courses, Web Conferences, and Vodcasts/Podcasts designed to support institutions in making their computer and information technology systems accessible to employees, students, staff and instructors with disabilities. These offerings change monthly.
EASI Online Courses can be taken individually for CEUS or as one of a package of courses that can earn the Accessible Information Technology Certificate from the University of Southern Maine. Refer to the Courses & Certificate tab for more information.
EASI Online Web Conferences hour-long, live, interactive presentations and discussions in specific accessibility related topics. Some web conferences are free, others are fee-based. Fee-based web conferences are a four-part series that presents a detailed, hands-on, skill-based experience with applications that facilitate creating accessible input. Free web conferences provide an overview of current information about accessibility.
EASI Podcasts & Vodcasts have become one of the hottest trends on the Web today. In many ways they are an excellent addition to the way we think about delivering information on the Web. EASI produces podcasts and vodcasts on a variety of topics dealing with education, technology and/or disabilities.The Podcasts and Vodcasts are Free and available by visiting EASI Podcasts.
To learn more about EASI, visit them on the web at http://easi.cc.