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Upcoming Webinars

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The Freedom Scientific Training department conducts training events every month. We’ll teach you the basics of our products and even show you a few tricks to try with Fusion, JAWS, and ZoomText. Webinars are normally held on the third Thursday of the month at 12 PM Eastern Time.

Check out the schedule below and sign up for a future lesson. And don’t forget our archives where you can listen to past training events and download reference material to further your learning.

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Connect and Learn – Accessing the Kindle for PC App with JAWS

April 9, 2020

Amazon’s Kindle for PC app is frequently used to read books at home and in school. Thanks to a collaboration between Freedom Scientific and Amazon, JAWS now contains improved support for the Kindle app to increase access to a wide range of materials.

In this session we give you an overview of the app and show you how to:

  • Navigate your library
  • Use keyboard commands to read a book

Audio and video available soon.

Teaching Web Navigation with Surf’s Up

April 16, 2020

Want to know more about navigating the Internet with JAWS? Need tips for working through lessons with your students? Join us on Thursday, April 16 at noon Eastern for Navigating the Web with JAWS, a Guide to Browsing the Web, and Teaching Web Navigation with Surf’s Up.

In this webinar, we’ll provide an overview of Surf’s Up and show you how to:

  • Access Surf’s Up
  • Use context-sensitive help
  • Use navigation quick keys and more

Register for Teaching Web Navigation with Surf’s Up.

So Many Cursors, So Little Time, Understanding Cursors in JAWS

May 21, 2020

Ever wondered why there are so many cursors in JAWS? Want greater access to information on the screen? Want to know where and when to use a specific cursor? Join us on Thursday, May 21 at noon Eastern for So Many Cursors, So Little Time, Understanding Cursors in JAWS.

During this session, we’ll give you:

  • An overview of each cursor and its function
  • Instructions for activating each cursor
  • Benefits of using each cursor and more

Register for So Many Cursors, So Little Time, Understanding Cursors in JAWS.

Fusion, Setting Up Your Computer So It’s Perfect for Your Vision!

June 18, 2020

Want to get the most out of Fusion? Curious about its many features and benefits? Join us on Thursday, June 18 at noon Eastern for Fusion, Setting Up Your Computer So It’s Perfect for Your Vision!

We’ll provide an overview of Fusion and show you how to:

  • Adjust magnification and speech settings so they’re tailored to your needs
  • Navigate the Fusion interface
  • Access Fusion menus and toolbars for greater accessibility and more

Register for Fusion, Setting Up Your Computer So It’s Perfect for Your Vision!