Virtual Tours & Experiences for the Blind? Yes, You Can!
12:45 PM, Thursday 4 Feb 2021 CST (1 hour 30 minutes)
Virtual Classroom 9 Virtual session
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How can informal educators engage learners with visual impairments if they cannot see the amazing exhibits or programs across the digital expanse? Science engagement does not have to be limited by ability. In this interactive session, participants will explore descriptive language, effective practices for images and audio, storytelling, and more!
Accessibility & Inclusion Specialist, Space Center Houston
Zoe Learner Ponterio
Manager, Spacecraft Planetary Image Facility, Cornell University
Deputy Director, North Dakota Space Grant Consortium
NASA Solar System Ambassadors JPL-CalTech
English Teacher, Aerospace Academy of Mexico
K-12 Education Program Coordinator, McDonald Observatory
Flight Director, The Challenger Learning Center of Maine
Secondary Science Teacher, Two Roads
K12 Programs Specialist, McDonald Observatory
Teacher /author, Costa Rica Institute of Technology /Universidad del Valle de Guatemala Publishing House
Education Program Coordinator, Space Center Houston
Educator Engagement Specialist, Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum