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Adobe's donation to education


From: Chagnon | PubCom
Date: Feb 28, 2014 1:19PM

News today:

Adobe committed $300 Million to President Obama's Connect ED Initiative.

They're earmarking the money for software and "professional development" for
students and teachers in the creative areas, as well as Captivate and
e-Learning products.

Wouldn't it be wonderful if Adobe committed some of those dollars to
accessibility issues, such as:

. Making accessible e-Learning materials.

. Making accessible videos and other presentations.

. Making accessible handouts, books, and other regular learning

Maybe someone can contact Adobe insiders directly about this?

Read full article here:

- Bevi Chagnon

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