• Text Color Contrast

    When I ran UDOIT, the report summary indicated the following: "Insufficient text color contrast with background" in some areas. I'm unclear about what I need to do exactly to resolve that accessibility issue.
  • Accommodation compatibility questions

    Are there text to speech software  compatible within canvas for the students that needed it. Also, the same question goes for a screen enlarger.
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Google LTI accessibility

    I've been looking at the google LTI integration, focused on accessibility. Has anyone else looked at this? One of the initial things I've noticed is that the Google-specific keyboard command to bring up the keyboard s...
    Laura Fathauer
    last modified by Laura Fathauer
  • Changing the default white background everywhere

    The use of colors to enhance the reading of people with dyslexia is discussed in the scientific literature. Pairing white background with black fonts might not be the best combination when it comes...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Comparison of Canvas Accessibility LTI Tools

    The following is a blog post version of a presentation I gave at Instructurcon 2017 titled, “Mission Possible: Accessible Course Materials." Video available below, additional resources available at the bottom. ...
    Christopher Phillips
    last modified by Christopher Phillips
  • Accessibility of built in equation editor?

    In talking about accessibility and campus, several of our faculty have asked about the equation editor in the RCE. From what I can tell, it encodes using LaTeX, which is (I think?) readable by screen readers. In searc...
    MLentini
    last modified by MLentini
  • Accessibility is a broad topic! Would someone summarize this for us?

    What is a bullet point list of categories and or examples of Accessibility? I have been in the rabbit warren of Canvas Guides, not to mention Google search, all day researching this topic. Yikes!
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Ability to Moderate a Quizzes.Next Quiz Before a Student Accesses a Quiz

    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas Feature Request:  Provide the ability to moderate quizzes (specifically to add extended time) in Quizzes.NEXT without requiring the student to go to a Quizze...
  • Overlaying Text into Boxes

    I want to add accessible text overlays onto graphics.  Is there an easy way to do this if you are not html literate? padding  graphic overlay blocks
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • What text to speech tools do you use within Canvas?

    What text to speech tools, have you used? How do you embed/integrate to have available for Students with disabilities?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Adding Accessibility Tools to Canvas

    I've written some accessibility tools for Canvas using JS, they're plug and play so you shouldn't need any programming knowledge to incorporate them into your own instance.   See my original post in Canvas Admin...
    Tommy Beaton
    last modified by Tommy Beaton
  • Div Grid

    I  need help with a Div Grid because it is my understanding Div Grid are easier to be read by screenreaders, and having a caption for  a table is not fitting all of the time. I only have one column  ins...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • UDOIT 2.4.2

    Fixes the following bugs: There was a typo in the migrations script (thanks Tanner W Stokes!) that would prevent reports from very old versions of UDOIT from transferring to the database. Special characters in ...
    tr_jbates
    last modified by tr_jbates
  • Embedded Accommodations for Tests?

    I am a Special Education Resource teacher in Texas and I have several students who are 2 to 3 grade levels behind which qualifies them to take the STAAR Test Online with embedded accommodation such as oral admin, cont...
  • Concerning PowerPoints and the accessibility feature

    I am adding PowerPoints that came originally from the publisher of my text for the new edition of my text.  I have created a page for each chapter's PowerPoint, and for most of the chapters, I have had no problem...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Navigating Assessments in Canvas using JAWS

    Hello all,  I have a student who uses JAWS along with Canvas and he states that after he answers a question on an assessment, that he is directed back up to the top of the assessment instead of being allowed to c...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • UDOIT Version 2.4.1

    In my haste to release 2.4.0 before the holiday break, I forgot to include the changes I made to the "No closed captions found on media comment" error.  You can view the 2.4.1 release notes to download this versi...
    tr_jbates
    last modified by tr_jbates
  • UDOIT Version 2.4.0 "Christmas"

      We are working on some larger features for the 2.5.0 release, but we wanted to get these out to you before the start of the new year.  Many of these features and bug fixes are a direct result of the conve...
    tr_jbates
    last modified by tr_jbates
  • "UDOIT FAILED TO SCAN THIS COURSE"

    Hi all,    I posted this question elsewhere but thought perhaps it could have it's own thread. If I'm wrong go ahead and delete me. Anyways, I recently watched Canvas' accessibility video and was thrilled t...
    Kevin Wright
    last modified by Kevin Wright
  • UDOIT Version 2.3.5

    This is a very tiny update that fixes an issue with false positives and Vimeo videos.  Previously, UDOIT was only detecting Vimeo videos embedded in an iframe because the URL was of the form "https://vimeo.com/pl...
    tr_jbates
    last modified by tr_jbates