AccessIT in San Diego

Sheryl Burgstahler, Ph.D.

AccessIT, co-sponsored by DO-IT and the UW Center for Technology and Disability Studies, hosted a training meeting for staff from the ten regional Disability Business and Technical Assistance Centers (DBTACs, see

The meeting included presentations and lively discussions related to the accessible information technology support DBTACs provide in their regions. Terry Thompson and I represented DO-IT aspects of this collaboration; we gathered ideas for our AccessIT Knowledge Base at—FAQs, case studies, and Promising Practices—and learned more about DBTAC needs for technical assistance.