Workplace education is an important aspect of employee development. Ensuring that these opportunities are fully accessible to all potential customers is essential. Learn about assistive technology solutions designed for the education field that enhance employee learning and growth in the areas of reading, writing, note taking and organization.
TARGET Discovery Series
The TARGET Discovery Series provides brief introductions to the subjects that are most relevant to our customers. We encourage you to browse our archives below for some of our most popular sessions.
Learn how to use features within Adobe InDesign to export accessible PDF files. Learn how to verify this accessibility in Adobe Acrobat Professional and make small adjustments when necessary.
Learn how to support and retain Veterans living with PTSD and TBI in the Federal workforce. Discover the resources and tools available to you..at your fingertips.
Celebrate 4 years, 65 episodes, and over 33,000 views of the TARGET Discovery Series by learning how the USDA TARGET Center impacts the lives of indivduals with disabilities at the Department of Agriculture, as well as fosters an inclusive environment for all employees. Discover how TARGET can help you, whether you are a USDA employee, job seeker, Federal partner, or a member of the general public.
Learn several popular methods and online task management tools to help you get things done. Discover the importance of simplified task management for individuals with learning disabilities.
Learn about the different types of screen reading and magnification software, as well as basic ways to read electronic content with these powerful tools. Gain a primary understanding so that you can be of assistance to individuals who are blind or have low vision and may be struggling with using a computer. This session is particularly recommended for IT support staff at Federal agencies.
Learn how to use Evernote, a free cloud-based notetaking program, to remember everything you usually forget. Discover how to capture and recall information on any internet-connected device. Compare and contrast alternative options and security concerns for anyone who could benefit from digital notetaking.
Learn how TARGET Center is establishing more sustainable practices by working with the USDA Green Team. Discover best practices from USDA Headquarters’ Sustainability Program. Available for viewing on August 11th, 2011.
Learn the accessibility features of Adobe Acrobat X and how they compare to previous editions. Discover how to evaluate and improve the accessibility and usability of your PDF files. (Re-scheduled from June 29, 2011)
See and hear demonstrations of iPhone 4 assistive technology, including VoiceOver, Zoom, Dragon Dictate, and much more. Discuss the pros and cons of the iPhone as it relates to accessibility and ergonomics. Originally scheduled for June 15th.