• Accessibility Feature Requests

    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...
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  • UDOIT Information

    What is UDOIT? The Universal Design Online content Inspection Tool, or UDOIT (pronounced, “You Do It”) enables faculty to identify accessibility issues in their Canvas course content. It will scan a course...
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  • General Accessibility Design Guidelines

    Various state and federal laws have requirements aimed at making education accessible to as many people as possible. For instance, making sure that classrooms are wheelchair accessible would be an effort to comply wit...
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  • Accessibility within Canvas

    Ensuring an accessible and pleasant experience to all users, regardless of disability, is a key focus of Canvas. The Canvas platform was built using the most modern HTML and CSS technologies, and is committed to W3C's...
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  • Printable Quizzes code-snippet

    In response to a long-standing user need in the Canvas Community, I cobbled together the code snippet below. This page documents a fully-deployable end-user solution for anybody to test, tweak, and use to produce a pl...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • How do I use the Accessibility Checker in the Rich Content Editor as an instructor?

    The Rich Content Editor includes an accessibility tool that checks common accessibility errors within the editor. This tool can help you design course content while considering accessibility attributes and is located ...
  • Creating Accessible Tables in the Rich Content Editor

    {H2} Creating Accessible Tables{H3} Adding Scope  The scope attributes in a table helps provide context to screen readers. A scope="col" identifies the header for all the cells in that column, and cells with a sc...
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  • Accessibility and Compliance in Online Education Certificate Course

    April 4—May 13 Rutgers University is hosting a six-week noncredit course for online course designers and instructors that covers the basics in accessible design. Register for this course & other Online Teach...
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