Presentation Title

Accessibility & Universal Design in Online Learning

Document Type

Presentation

Session Description

As a student, what is it like to come to college and learn that many of its resources are not readily accessible? As a service provider, what do you need to know about accessibility?

Our ongoing commitment to Universal Design (UD) and accessibility is key to empowering our students to learn. Through activities, discussions, and reflections, participants in this workshop will begin to learn about and experience ways to apply Universal Design and accessible practices to e-learning.

Keywords

accessiblity, universal design, Universal design for learning, UDL, inclusive, engagement, representation

Related Website

https://ay15.moodle.umn.edu/enrol/index.php?id=1607

Audience Focus

Both K-12 and Higher Education

Start Date

7-29-2015 10:00 AM

End Date

7-29-2015 11:00 AM

Brief Biography of Primary Presenter

Scott Marshall: I continue to partner with amazing people to facilitate dialogues on privilege, Universal Design, and online learning in classes and workshops at the University of Minnesota and conferences here and there. My home base is the Disability Resource Center at the University of Minnesota.

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Jul 29th, 10:00 AM Jul 29th, 11:00 AM

Accessibility & Universal Design in Online Learning

As a student, what is it like to come to college and learn that many of its resources are not readily accessible? As a service provider, what do you need to know about accessibility?

Our ongoing commitment to Universal Design (UD) and accessibility is key to empowering our students to learn. Through activities, discussions, and reflections, participants in this workshop will begin to learn about and experience ways to apply Universal Design and accessible practices to e-learning.

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