Canvas and Accessibility

Created by Ryan.Seilhamer@ucf.edu Champion on Aug 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at https://bluejeans.com/639244713

Starts at 1:00 PM · Ends at 2:00 PM, MDT (America/Denver)



This session will discuss how to create accessible content in Canvas using the Rich Content Editor. Various topics such as alternative text, color contrast, external content, and captioning will be highlighted. Additionally, the open source tool UDOIT will be demonstrated to quickly check existing content for universal design considerations.



Participants who attend the session will learn...

  • How to avoid common accessibility issues when creating course content in Canvas
  • How to find or create accessible alternatives to inaccessible multimedia content
  • How an accessibility scanning tool like UDOIT can help jumpstart accessibility efforts


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