Hannah Wise is the Central Region Audience Development Editor for McClatchy. Based in Kansas City, Mo., she leads the audience team working with The Kansas City Star, The Wichita Eagle, and The Fort Worth Star-Telegram. She is most passionate about building communities in digital spaces and thinking about the future of sharing news. Hannah is a 2021-22 Reynolds Journalism Institute Fellow at the University of Missouri. She is creating a toolkit to guide newsrooms through evaluating the accessibility of their products to the disability community and how they represent disability in their coverage.
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Three edits you can bring to every story to make disability visible in news
Accessible editing practices elevate disabled voices, eliminate ableism, and make journalism more accuratePosted on
Newsrooms are starting to understand they need to make accessibility more than an afterthought. Editors are positioned to propel much needed change — even one story at a time.