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What Is an Electronic Pointing Device, How Is It Used, and Why?

There are many adaptive technologies on the market today that make readily available devices such as a keyboard or...

Digital Accessibility 4 min read
While service animals are protected federally by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the same can’t be said...
Legal 2 min read
Plain language can be understood the first time it is read or heard. It is also called plain English or plain...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
October is the 75th National Disability Employment Awareness Month. In 1945, Congress declared that the first week...
Employment 4 min read
While both Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) programs provide...
Legal 3 min read
The coronavirus has generated an all hands on deck global interest in finding ways that all of us can continue to...
Research and Stats 3 min read
On an unusual Labor Day weekend to unofficially close out a more-unusual summer, we celebrate the great American...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
A group of researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published the first estimate of the...
Research and Stats 3 min read
Accessibility is often viewed as a product of modernity and progress, and certainly as we progress we do expect...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
When you encounter someone who is deaf or hard-of-hearing, your first instinct may be to use your hands to...
Research and Stats 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
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
Nobody was more surprised than Michael Lisle himself by the tremendous engagement and viral status of his recent...
Employment 7 min read
As one year comes to a close, tech trend predictions begin to flood in for the next. How many of the big tech...
Digital Accessibility 4 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
During the course of our lives, we all encounter challenges and hardships, sometimes severe. People with...
Research and Stats 3 min read
As April comes, so does Autism Awareness Month, which many autistic people dread. While many well-intentioned,...
Research and Stats 5 min read
There are many adaptive technologies on the market today that make readily available devices such as a keyboard or...
Digital Accessibility 4 min read
All organizations face financial resource pressures at different times. Today’s challenges in particular make it...
Research and Stats 4 min read
In 2018, 20.3 million Americans over age 12 had a substance use disorder (SUD), according to the National Center...
Legal 5 min read