Professional Development Training

E-LEARNING - 5 Things You May Not Know About Web Accessibility

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Presenter: 

Erin McCully and Bethany Emory

Start Date: 

October 13, 2016, 1:00 pm

End Date: 

October 13, 2016, 2:00 pm

Location: 

Bradford 306 - Center for Teaching Excellence

Description: 

What is Web Accessibility?  That’s only for online instructors, right?  Join us to learn about a few of the myths and realities in regards to Web Accessibility, and how we work as a college to ensure equal access for all our students.  In this training, we'll talk about the most common types of disability, some quick ideas on how to make your course materials accessible (useful to online, hybrid and face to face classrooms), and share some helpful resources. We will finish the session with time for Questions and Answers. 
 

Learning Objectives: 

  •    Describe common disabilities
  •    Identify ways that materials can be made accessible
  •    Identify helpful resources for designing with universal accessibility in mind