Course, Document, and Web Accessibility Checkers: Open Up the Web to All of Your Students

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Date/Time:Thursday, 17 May 2018 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Location:2015 Morrill Hall
Channel:Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Categories:Training, development
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Thursday, May 17, is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD). The purpose of GAAD is to get everyone talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) access/inclusion and people with different disabilities.

To celebrate this day, CELT will be offering a workshop called "Course, Document, and Web Accessibility Checkers: Open Up the Web to All of Your Students".

A list of GAAD activities can be found on the GAAD Website GAAD activities website.

Learn more via the Global Accessibility Awareness Day(GAAD) website

In this workshop, you will learn to:

o Scan your Canvas course using UDOIT Universal Design Online content Inspection Tool and use it to make some improvements in your courses. You will find out how to configure and perform and UDOIT check, read the results from the check, and correct issues that UDOIT finds.
o Use the Microsoft Accessibility checkers and make changes to your Word documents and PowerPoint demonstrations.
o Discover other useful online accessibility checkers and how they can help to make your courses more accessible.

Please bring a laptop if you would like to work on the accessibility in your course. However, a laptop is not required for this workshop.

*How to Register for CELT events*
Register using your netid/password via the Learn@ISU website, email

celt (at) iastate (dot) edu
, or call 515-294-5357

Coordinated by the Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching (CELT)