eNews · June 2019

News Briefs

CNET reports on the state of accessible technology for people with disabilities in 2019, and highlights Teach Access as one of the wins.

Investors representing more than $1 trillion in combined assets recently released a joint statement calling on companies in which they invest to foster inclusive workplaces for people with disabilities.

Save the Date

ANNOUNCEMENT May 2-August 5

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This free self-paced course for hiring managers and recruiters distills valuable lessons from leaders in inclusion, human resource (HR) professionals, and people with disabilities into four quick and engaging sessions. The curriculum includes PEAT’s own TalentWorks tool, which provides key resources to help employers make their eRecruiting technologies accessible.

ANNOUNCEMENT July 26

ADA28 Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary Tool Kit

The federally funded ADA National Network provides an anniversary toolkit to help you celebrate the ADA anniversary and expanded access for people with disabilities at your workplace.

In Focus

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This year's CSUN Conference highlighted the sharp rise of artificial intelligence (AI) into everyday life, charting both the challenges and great potential that AI holds from an accessibility perspective.

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PEAT recently released an impact report charting our successes in promoting policy action and collaboration to increase the development and adoption of accessible workplace technology.