Code with Apple December 1–15

Coding Lab: Swift Coding Using VoiceOver with Douglas Walker

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Join Douglas Walker, director of assistive technology for Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired, to experience Swift Playgrounds using VoiceOver, a gesture-based screen reader. He’ll share videos and present the features on iPad that bring Swift coding and VoiceOver together. You’ll use iPad to explore Swift Playgrounds and the world grid feature. Part of our Code with Apple series.

For sessions with amplified sound, hearing loop technology is available on request.

Douglas Walker

Director, Assistive Technology

Douglas Walker is legally blind and the director of assistive technology at Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired. He is also the senior practice leader for Hadley’s instructional videos.

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Celebrating 100 years in 2020, Hadley is the world’s oldest and largest nonprofit provider of distance learning for people who are blind or visually impaired, serving students in all 50 states and 66 countries.

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Hour of Code™

The Hour of Code™ is an initiative by Computer Science Education Week and to introduce millions of students to one hour of computer science and computer programming.

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More about Code with Apple December 1–15

In celebration of Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code™, join us December 1–15 at an Apple Store near you to learn the basics of coding and apps. Sign up for fun sessions and code augmented reality art, robots, and more on iPad.

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