This page lists upcoming classes, workshops, and conference sessions. All of my past presentations are listed on a separate page.
Focus on Assistive Technologies
I offer free, 30-minute "lightning sessions" on assistive technologies. Stay tuned for details about the next series.
Attendance is free to everybody on my mailing list. To be added to my mailing list, send me an email.
Introduction to the X-Keys and MacroWorks: Shortcuts as Accommodations
On 14 July 2022, I will be leading a workshop on X-Keys customizations at the virtual RESNA Conference.
12:00 - 1:00 pm Eastern time.
Overview: The X-Keys is a programmable keyboard. There are models with four, eight, 16, 24, and more buttons.
MacroWorks is software for programming and driving X-Keys keyboards. Using MacroWorks, an X-Keys can be programmed to type text; record keystrokes; control the mouse; open files, folders, applications, and webpages; and other tasks.
X-Keys is appropriate for people with upper-body disabilities (including individuals with one hand, reduced dexterity, limited reach, or repetitive strain injuries); for people with learning and cognitive disabilities; and perhaps others.
Through lectures, demonstrations, and discussions, learn to select, set-up, and program an X-Keys unit. No programming experience necessary.