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Jade Matos Carew

Accessibility and Usability Evaluation Team Lead - The Open University

Jade is a senior product development manager and looks after the Accessibility and Usability Evaluation team at The Open University. The team is responsible for evaluating the accessibility and usability of systems and websites, helping to embed best practice, create and deliver guidance and training for staff, and act as a centre of expertise. Jade is an education professional with a wide background in teaching, teacher training, and inclusive pedagogy. She is an accessibility specialist with IAAP CPACC certification and has an MA in special educational needs and disability. She is a current PhD student, researching the professional needs of BSL teachers.