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What Video Game Developers Should Know about Deaf Accessibility

With the US video game market currently worth over $60 billion, and 164 million adults playing video games in...

Digital Accessibility 3 min read
A few decades ago, people who were diagnosed with a disability were pigeonholed into a category and often set on a...
Research and Stats 5 min read
On January 7, 2021, Delegate Mark Sickles, Chairman of the Health, Welfare, and Institutions Committee, introduced...
Legal 2 min read
If preparing to employ an employee on the autism spectrum seems like a daunting task, with some simple steps, you...
Employment 7 min read
As a reasonable accommodation, job restructuring may involve redistribution or reallocation of the marginal...
Employment 2 min read
A harsh and unfortunate reality for some individuals is that, regardless of their intellectual capabilities, their...
Education 6 min read
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a non-apparent, neurodevelopmental disorder that can cause,...
Research and Stats 3 min read
A student is the focal point of an Individualized Education Program (IEP). Still, some meetings talk around the...
Education 3 min read
ADA Title I protects people from discrimination on the grounds of disability during the hiring process and...
Employment 3 min read
In June, Twitter rolled out a new feature across all accounts that allows users to record 140-second voice clips...
Digital Accessibility 2 min read

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Do All Deaf People Use Sign Language?

When you encounter someone who is deaf or hard-of-hearing, your first instinct may be to use your hands to communicate. Maybe you’re fluent in...

Research and Stats 2 min read
Manual wheelchair innovation knows no bounds, it seems. From SafariSeat, which is designed for people in...
Technology and Innovation 2 min read
One in four U.S. adults – or 61 million Americans – has a disability. Each one of those is a potential employee,...
Legal 3 min read
What is VRI? Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is a video telecommunications service utilized through an external or...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
The Air Carrier Access Act, a federal law, prevents airlines from refusing travel to individuals based solely on...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
One of the great things about the accessibility community is the willingness to share and collaborate. We’re free...
Digital Accessibility 2 min read
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law in 1990 to prohibit discrimination against people...
Legal 3 min read
Several years ago, managers at Microsoft learned that the traditional process of hiring people with needed...
Employment 3 min read
Autism is a disability that is often misunderstood. Real life autism is very different than the kind that people...
Research and Stats 4 min read
Based on data from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), there were 24,238 charges filed for...
Employment 3 min read