There are almost 700 million people worldwide who are now over the age of 60. Though many are confident in using digital technology, there may be others that need a helping hand in accessing the vital information and services that the internet can offer.
National Inclusion Week (NIW) runs between 26 September and 2 October 2022. This year’s empowering theme is ‘Time to Act: The Power of Now’, which is focused on taking action on inclusion.
International Day of Sign Languages (IDSL) raises awareness of recognising the importance of the beautiful language and celebrates the different national sign languages around the world that unites the Deaf community.
It’s National Coding Week. A week all about learning new digital skills and encouraging our younger generation to embrace learning coding.
The 2022 theme for International Week of Deaf People (IWDP) is centred around ‘Building Inclusive Communities for All’. Technology is an important aspect that plays a vital role in achieving this.
Prentice has joined the HeX team from John Flamsteed Community School, in Derbyshire. During his work experience placement he’ll be learning all about digital accessibility!
Our work experience placement, Emily, rounds up her week by telling us all she’s learned about HeX Productions.