Computer Workshop for Students with Visual Impairments - June 2016
‘Computer Workshop for Students with Visual Impairments’ was organised by Higher Education for Persons with Special Needs (HEPSN) unit of Andhra Loyola College in collaboration with Enable India, Bengalure during June 2016. The three-week-long training programme focused on accessing keyboard through NVDA software and also the participants were trained in MS office tools. The Computers are loaded with NVDA software and the visually challenged use the Headphones. The software could give the voice output along with visual output.
Two trainers with visual impairments Mr Naveen Kumar and Siva Sankar were the resource persons. Mr. Naveen has told that the technology has enabled visually challenged persons like him to lead a normal life. The Language lab is used for this project.
Attachments : Inaugural of Training with Dr. G. Sahaya Baskaran Coordinator HEPSN and Sri. Narayana Rao, Assistant Director, Disabled Welfare, Krishna Dist.