Learn more about Accessibiliity and Inclusive Design
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Inclusive Design is "Essential for Some, Useful for All" (W3C:WAI.)
Inclusive Design "considers the full range of human diversity with respect to ability, language, culture, gender, age and other forms of human difference."
-- Source: Inclusive Design Research Centre.
Includes information about creating accessible content and Evergreen's Accessible Tech Workgroup.
Related Canvas Guides
- General Accessibility Design Guidelines: This document outlines some general best practices when designing a course for accessibility concerns.
- Accessibility within Canvas: Ensuring an accessible and pleasant experience to all users, regardless of disability, is a key focus of Canvas.
- Creating Accessible Tables in the Rich Content Editor: General guideline: tables should be used for data display, not layout.
Check your Microsoft Office documents for Accessibility
- Use the Accessibility Checker available in Microsoft 365 applications such as Word and Excel to locate and correct issues.
- Use the MS Office 2016 Accessibility Checker for Mac.
User Perspectives: videos by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
- Web Accessibility Perspectives: Explore the Impact and Benefits for Everyone: These 10 short videos (7:36 minutes total) provide insight into varying user perspectives.