Log in to follow, share, and participate in this socialgroup. Have any of you written any accessibility advice for students on their use of Canvas? I have some ideas, but it would be great to see some more examples. Thank you Ros Hi all, I'm helping to make a canvas course accessible. Currently, we have this drag & drop design (image pasted below) that works great for sighted users, but it does not work for keyboard-only users who depend ... Hello Everyone, I am currently working on a departmental accessibility reports with the help of ally I am just curious if any other institutions have begun to tackle this or how they are presenting infor... We have noticed that a significant number of the images across our courses do not have alt text. Part of this is a lack of awareness and training on our end, but we have also been looking at whether there might be any... We tend to focus our accessibility efforts towards our blind users, because online learning tends to be very visual in nature, but we can never forget other disabilities. Would love to find an American version... The <div> tag can be quite useful in Canvas for chunking content. I thought I should share this sample page and instructions in case anyone here would like to try it. Notice that my first <div> ... Hello Everyone, I’m proud to announce that UCF’s Quiz Extensions LTI for Canvas is now open source under the MIT license. This tool provides an easy, central interface for applying extra time to a... Hello all! I understand that someone have had previously posted about Read Speaker or some kind of apps or software that compatible with Canvas allow users to play the reader to read the content out loud from ... How have schools adapted Canvas for students with specific learning needs? E.g. dyslexia Are there particular features that could be suitable for making the interface simpler for students to navigate who have learnin... Alt Text I think the UDOIT tool is very helpful. I love that it flags alt text that is the image file name and gives you a U FIX IT button to easily add alt text. What I find frustrating is that the character limit i... Hi all, I hope that I am posting this in the correct place. I happen to have five students in my class this term that are blind or low vision, using either screen readers or high levels of screen magnification... These are questions from an Instructional Designer at an institution researching various LMS's to replace their proprietary system: Can blind students independently use the LMS used at your institution... How are you using Canvas with your Special Needs population? There is some exciting news today in the Canvas Beta Release Notes (2017-10-16), Canvas is introducing an accessibility checker in the Rich Text Editor that will be available for everyone. The ann... Hi All, just uploading another resource that we have developed here at the University of Auckland and are provided with a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 license so you can remix to suit. We are two years ... Kurzweil screen readers are widely used, and it would greatly help to know that Canvas supports this product officially. This would help a great number of students, staff, and faculty to more easily access Canvas cour... I was wondering if anyone had some strong suggestions for Accessibility plugins/LTI's for Canvas? We are in the process of our first hybrid course semester and there are many students with disabilities that are feeling very anxious. I'm wondering, fellow Accessibility Advisors or Disability Services Coordinators i... At our virtual school MAVA (Mass. Virtual Academy), we have been struggling with how to provide alternate and accommodated assignments in a clear and convenient way within Canvas. This affects our students who receive... Up For Vote: Please vote for my accessibility suggestion: Alt Text Decorative Images Option in Rich Content Editor Thank you in advance!