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Introduction to Accessibility and Universal Design

Description:  In this introductory session you will learn about the accessibility and universal design strategies and principles necessary to create inclusive learning environments that support all students, faculty and staff alike. Recommended Attendees: Staff, Faculty, Executives, Financial Personnel, Marketing Specialist, Business Analyst, Admin Support, Graphic Designers, and Instructional Support. Learning Objectives:  Learn the difference between accessibility and… Continue reading Introduction to Accessibility and Universal Design

Email Accessibility

Description:  This session is the best practices for making email content that is accessible, usable and readable so that the email can reach the greatest amount of readers. Participants will learn why accessibility needs to be considered when creating emails step-by-step to ensure they are accessible. Recommended Attendees: Staff, Faculty, Executives, Financial Personnel, Marketing Specialist, Business Analyst, Admin Support,… Continue reading Email Accessibility

Video Accessibility

Description: Creating accessible videos ensure that all students, regardless of their abilities can access the content includes captions, a transcript, and audio description. Panopto is a new solution, integrated with Canvas and Zoom, that provides lecture recording, screencasting, video streaming, automated captioning, and video content management software. Recommended Attendees: Faculty, instructional designers and faculty/instructional support staff. Learning… Continue reading Video Accessibility

Flyers & Infographics Accessibility

Description: This session is an introduction to the best practices for creating accessible flyers and infographics content. Attendees will learn why accessibility needs to be considered when developing emails and infographics and steps to be taken to ensure they are accessible. Learning Objectives In this training, attendees will: Learn about the importance of creating accessible flyers and… Continue reading Flyers & Infographics Accessibility

Canva vs PowerPoint Design

Description: This session demonstrates the difference between Canva vs. Microsoft PowerPoint on creating accessible flyers and infographics content. Attendees are encouraged to take an introduction Flyers & Infographics Accessibility prior to this session to understand the best practices when designing an infographic. Recommended Attendees:  Graphic Designers, Marketing Specialist, Staff, IT Specialist, Web Developers, Web Content Creators, Instructional Support,… Continue reading Canva vs PowerPoint Design

Word Accessibility

Description: This training will highlight the fundamentals of creating accessible documents using Microsoft Word 2019 or 365. Participants will learn key structural elements for creating accessible documents. Recommended Attendees: Staff, Faculty, IT Specialist, Web Developers, Web Content Creators, Graphic Designers, Instructional Support, Business Analysis, Financial Personnel, Marketing Specialist, and Admin Support. Learning Objectives Identify the principals of… Continue reading Word Accessibility

Social Media Accessibility

Description: Social media has revolutionized the way we communicate over the past decade and has established a dominant presence online. As technology continues to advance social media becomes a more crucial communication tool for our everyday activities. People can connect with their family members on Facebook or reach out to hiring recruiters on LinkedIn. Recommended Attendees: Staff,… Continue reading Social Media Accessibility

PowerPoint Accessibility

Description: This training demonstrates how to use the tools in Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 or 365 to add visual interest to presentations without creating accessibility barriers. How to convert your presentation to a tagged PDF or create an alternate format of Braille or large print. Participants will learn key structural elements for creating accessible documents. Recommended Attendees: Staff, Faculty,… Continue reading PowerPoint Accessibility

PDF Accessibility Tools

Description: This training will cover the fundamentals of creating accessible PDF documents using Acrobat Pro DC. Participants will learn key structural elements for converted Word to PDF documents. Recommended Attendees: Staff, Faculty, IT Specialist, Web Developers, Web Content Creators, Graphic Designers, Instructional Support, Business Analysis, Financial Personnel, Marketing Specialist, and Admin Support Learning Objectives Understand how Word… Continue reading PDF Accessibility Tools

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