Michigan woman fights for accessible websites in U.S. school districts

Jul 5, 2016 by

A Franklin woman has filed about 400 complaints against school districts and other public agencies nationwide.

School districts across the U.S., be warned: If your websites aren’t accessible to people with disabilities, Marcie Lipsitt is ready to take action.

Lipsitt, a Franklin resident and an outspoken special-education advocate, has been on a one-woman crusade, filing hundreds of federal complaints against schools, school districts, state education departments and other public agencies nationwide if she finds their websites aren’t accessible to people with vision and hearing disabilities.

 

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