Embracing and Teaching Accessibility

Sharing my love for helping students & faculty!

I went to OLC Accelerate and presented a session that Dr. Healy and I put in together. Here are resources for the session and the focus.

  1. Putting students first
  2. Making all materials better for everyone
Embracing And Teaching Accessibility
Date:  Thursday, November 21st
Time:  9:45 AM to 10:30 AM
Conference Session:  Concurrent Session 5
Lead Presenter:  Janene McMahan (University of Alaska – Fairbanks)
Track:  Tools and Technologies
Location:  Northern Hemisphere D
Session Duration:  45min
Brief Abstract: Bring your device to explore and evaluate accessibility tools. Learn how course designers assist faculty in making their course materials accessible. Hear how faculty embrace accessibility tools, become more independent  and make courses more accessible for students. Celebrate online learners needing to request fewer or no accommodations with accessibility minded course design.