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tr_jbates
This is a critical update for any institutions that run UDOIT on a separate domain from their instance of Canvas, such as the LTI server being "lti.myuniversity.edu" and Canvas being "myuniversity.instructure.com".  This update needs to be applied to keep UDOIT working for Chrome users starting in February.  Check the Chromium Blog for more… (Show more)
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Kim Porter
We are running UDOIT 2.5 on Heroku. When running the UDOIT scan on courses with YouTube videos with Closed Captions that have been edited, UDOIT shows an error "No closed captions for video found".  The videos do have edited captions so there shouldn't be an error. While looking at the application log in Heroku, found these warnings.  I don't know… (Show more)
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Stefanie Sanders
Updated 1/14/2020 Introduction A new year and a new semester is a time of renewal.  As you refresh and revise your courses for the coming semester, please consider making your content more accessible.   I hope you've heard that word, but here's what you really need to know about accessibility: it's about making your content easy for everyone to… (Show more)
Kim Porter
We setup UDOIT on Heroku under the free plan following Jacob's install video (a fantastic resource) just to test the UDOIT tool.  Now we would like to go-live with UDOIT for all of our courses (just under 1,000 per semester).  Trying to figure out which Heroku plan and Heroku Postgres plan is a good fit. I don't know what the storage, RAM, and… (Show more)
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Rosina Monteiro
Calling all school level administrators and leadership teams!Have you ever had a bajillion resources you needed to hand out to your faculty but hate the idea of making all those copies?? Not to mention killing a bunch of trees?! Well, here it is folks… a little something called a Principal Corner course.   What is a Principal Corner?Some K12… (Show more)
tr_jbates
This release is dedicated to the memory of Dana Danger Grey, a wonderful person and fierce proponent of accessibility.  Read more about Dana's life here.   The main focus for this release is adding the "first draft" of the admin panel.  This interface is accessible from the Account Navigation menu.  Here are its current features: View all scans… (Show more)
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Delayna Breckon
I want to know how accessible are the Canvas rubrics? Do they work with keyboard navigation or screen readers? Both when they are being viewed in the assignment view or through the gradebook?
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Laura Hamrick
Hi all,   I'm working on a project right now to help move some old language placement exams into Canvas and was tasked with coming up with some accessibility best practices and guidelines for our faculty when creating foreign language exams.    One particular issue that came up specifically because of the foreign language content was the… (Show more)
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Stefanie Sanders
I was wondering if there has been any development of UCF's UDOIT tool for other platforms outside of Canvas such as Blackboard, Moodle, et al.
Christopher Phillips
I have always appreciated that Canvas takes accessibility seriously, as evidenced in their Voluntary Product Accessibility Template, community efforts and frequent mentions of accessibility in their release notes it is clear that accessibility of the product is a priority.    That said, there are also lots of opportunities for additional features…
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