What was the Session All About?
Dr. Mahadeo Sukhai, Vice-President Research & International Affairs and Chief Accessibility Officer for the CNIB, introduced the concept of the accessible procurement life cycle and explored the importance of accessibility and anti-ableist practices throughout the procurement process. Procurement of learning technologies, products and services is a central aspect of the education system. Accessible procurement conceptualizes a policy and practice framework to enhance the learner experience for students with disabilities, as well as the teaching experience for instructors with disabilities.
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