Amineh Olad

Amineh Olad

Digital Strategy & Innovation Manager

George Brown College

Amineh Olad is a manager of Digital Strategy and Innovation at George Brown College. She drives high impact projects that support innovation and technology enabled learning. Amineh spearheaded efforts to revamp of the world’s first online literacy program for Deaf and Hard of Hearing adults. Amineh started her career as a K-12 special education teacher and transitioned into higher education six years ago, focusing on faculty development, analytics, e-Learning and the development of serious games. Amineh also teaches Instructional Design.

Deaf-First Design: Gamification for Accessible Learning

130 Queens Quay East - Room 232

Visual media are already integral to how we work, entertain, and communicate. But what if your life was solely dependent on decoding visual information, in a world built by individuals that are hearing? Would there be gaps in design? Oh, you bet there are. As many educators are aware, the widespread need for inclusive design […]

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