Want to Be Your Own Boss? – #MomAndPopBusinessOwnersDay

Have you ever noticed just how many national and international celebratory days there are on the calendar? Join the Bridges Helpdesk this month to delight in some of our favorite themed days with us! Topics include: March 1: International Zero Discrimination Day #ZeroDiscriminationDayMarch 8: National Proofreading Day #NationalProofreadingDayMarch 15: World Social Work Day #WSWDMarch 22:…

World Social Work Day #WSWD – Learning from Blind Professionals in the Field

Have you ever noticed just how many national and international celebratory days there are on the calendar? Join the Bridges Helpdesk this month to delight in some of our favorite themed days with us! Topics include: March 1: International Zero Discrimination Day #ZeroDiscriminationDayMarch 8: National Proofreading Day #NationalProofreadingDayMarch 15: World Social Work Day #WSWDMarch 22:…

International Zero Discrimination Day – Tips for Self-advocacy and Self-determination

Have you ever noticed just how many national and international celebratory days there are on the calendar? Join the Bridges Helpdesk this month to delight in some of our favorite themed days with us! Topics include: March 1: International Zero Discrimination Day #ZeroDiscriminationDayMarch 8: National Proofreading Day #NationalProofreadingDayMarch 15: World Social Work Day #WSWDMarch 22:…

Self-advocacy September: Making PDF Documents Accessible

PDF documents are widely used in schools and in employment, but all PDFs are not created equal in terms of accessibility for blind/low vision individuals. This week, the Free Bridges Helpdesk explores PDF documents in terms of self-advocacy for accessibility. What are PDFs, and why do we use them? PDF documents are both common and…

Self-advocacy September: Making PowerPoint Documents Accessible

PowerPoint slide presentations can be an exceptionally useful tool. They have been used throughout the education and business community for years, and the shift toward remote and hybrid instruction has accelerated their use in school settings. While PowerPoint documents can be made to be accessible, many are not. This week, we will discuss It seems…

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