Apple Accessibility Workshop

On Tuesday Sarah Herrlinger, Apple’s Senior Director of Global Accessibility Policy & Initiatives and a team from the european education team. As part of their Everyone Can Code initiative Apple have added new education resources for blind and visually impaired students. Linden Lodge & Wandsworth Sensory Support Service students were able to attend the first workshop in the UK, this was held in the Isobel Centre.

Watch Linden Lodge students on BBC Click using Swift: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0003q9w

Apple Swift Playgrounds Resources:

Apple Education - Swift

https://www.apple.com/uk/education/teaching-code/#accessibility

Accessible Learn to Code 1 & 2 Teacher Guide:

http://apple.co/accessible-teacherguide

Swift Playgrounds Tactile Puzzle Worlds Maps (For Printing &/ or embossing)

https://www.apple.com/education/docs/tactile-puzzle-worlds-lighthouse.zip