A Philly Special Education Teacher Shares His First Experience with Digitability

Editor’s note: this Digitability testimonial and impact statement is from Jake Jacobs, a Special Education Teacher from the School District of Philadelphia at South Philly High. Jake also facilitates the Digitability Work-ready Skills Training Program in his classroom.  Happy Thursday! As anecdotal info, I had one of my more computer-literate students log into her Digitability account, and…

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My High-Functioning Aspie Point of View of Being Normal in a World of Normies


Editor’s note: the following post is written by Jordan Schmidt. Jordan is one of Digitability’s interns where he is responsible for developing and creating motion graphic videos and other video assets for Digitability. We are grateful to have Jordan on our team! As a child, I had this insatiable desire for normalcy. I saw how…

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Digitability featured on CNET

On October 30th, Digitability was featured in a piece on CNET written by the talented Marguerite Reardon (@maggie_reardon). Read an excerpt below! You can learn more about the Digitability program by requesting a free demo of our award-winning curriculum. This is part of CNET’s “Tech Enabled” series about the role technology plays in helping the…

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Digitability Founder Gives TedX Talk at the Hewitt School in NYC

Watch Michele McKeone, founder of Digitability, talks empathy, gender stereotypes, and women in business. Learn More about the Digitability Program Digitability teaches marketable, digital life skills to promote independence for students in a technology driven society and economy. You can learn more and see our award-winning platform by requesting a free demo of Digitability.

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Philadelphia Inquirer says, Start-up opens digital door for students with autism


By Kristen A. Graham, Inquirer Staff Writer POSTED: February 17, 2014 “One of the hottest start-ups in the city sprang up in an unlikely place – a fourth-floor classroom at South Philadelphia High.” Read fully story in the Philadelphia Inquirer See How Digitability Gives People with a Cognitive Disabilities their Independence Digitability is the only…

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Hear what a Director at the Center for Autism Research says about Digitability

In this video interview, Dr. David Mandell, Research Associate Director at the Center for Autism Research, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia talks about the Digitability program. Check out the video to hear what Dr. Mandell has to say about the importance of teaching digital life skills to people with a cognitive disability.

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