ADA Basics for Museums

Event Date/Time: 

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
12:30 PM EDT




The ADA impacts the visitor experience from the moment they first land on your website, purchase a ticket and enter your building.  Not sure how to best enhance their experience?  Then join us for a brief overview of successful ways to ensure greater customer satisfaction. 

This session was presented by Donna Baker-Notter, Senior Director of Operations and ADA Compliance Officer with the Newseum, an organization headquartered in Washington, DC which promotes, explains and defends free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition.

  • This webinar session was presented via the Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing platform. We recommend that you prepare your technology prior to the session. Visit Blackboard Collaborate Installation and follow the instructions to check your system's configuration.
  • Real-Time Captioning: Is available via the Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing System.
  • Presentation handouts are available for download.

First time Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing System V12.6 users:

The webinar platform requires the most current versions of software. Depending on your organizational policies you may need the assistance of your IT Staff if firewalls prevent you from downloading files. If you plan to log into the on-line webinar system to view the presentation, access captioning and/or submit questions it is important that you follow the instructions for checking your computer system to ensure that it is configured correctly and you have the necessary software to access the webinar platform. Visit Blackboard Collaborate Installation (link is external) and follow the instructions to check your system's configuration. We recommend you do this well in advance of the session to allow for any necessary troubleshooting.

Screen Reader Users: Individuals who are using Screen Reader Software should review the instructions and information available on-line at:  Accessibility Guide for Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing.

From the Sponsor: 

Region 3 - Mid-Atlantic ADA Center


Business, State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


State and Local Government (ADA Title II), Education, Facility Access, General ADA Information, Public Accommodations (ADA Title III), Hospitality





Registration Deadline: 

Tuesday, July 25, 2017