Weekly Roundup: Website Accessibility & Virtual Reality

Websites Need To Be More Accessible

This week we wrote about accessibility on the internet especially on blogs, we have highlighted the difficulties in improving accessibility and where you can find helpful plugins for your sites. The article covers the need for a multi-sensory internet and the possibility of this enhancing peoples lives.

Landmark College Students Create Virtual Reality Game For Statistics

This article talks about Massachusetts Landmark College that exclusively serves students with learning and attention challenges such as autism or dyslexia. Students are strongly encouraged to work with technology, as the institution is determined to get more students with invisible disabilities working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers. The article mainly focuses on their use of data visualisation software and how this can be used to teach statistics. If you would like to know more about these game-based learning tools read more here.