BITS Welcomes All To Technology Training Opportunities
In this interview, the President of BITS from the American Council of the Blind, Jeff Bishop, joins Steven and Shaun to discuss the special interest affiliate of ACB which focuses on providing technology training and mentorship.
Since his appointment, Jeff has wanted to improve the membership experience and build a community atmosphere. He made membership free and the affiliate grew from 179 members to over 675.
The group have partnered with various organizations to provide benefits such as extended software time and accessible educational resources for members.
They also provide mentorship and offer courses in programming and other advanced topics.
The organization welcomes international members and has a subscription cost of $20 per year. Those interested can join at joinbits.org.