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In an article originally published, November 3, 2016 in Special Ed Connection, author Jessica Herseim highlights the Digital Accessibility Toolkit.

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The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) includes an increased focus on technology-related requirements to achieve educational outcomes and opportunities for all students. This document is a summary of the technology-related opportunities and terms within ESSA and their implications for students with disabilities (SWDs). It includes a variety of resources to...

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Presented by the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) (formerly the Sloan Consortium), this webinar explores the learning facilitation process that includes students whose disabilities are not readily apparent, but whose condition may compromise the learning process. A panel of 4 experts discussed 1) the importance of Universal Design (UD) for both...

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In this webinar Dr. Katie Linder, research director at Oregon State University's Ecampus Research Unit, shares the results from the second part of a study done in collaboration with 3Play Media. The study involved 50 colleges and universities nationwide, focusing on the challenges of and solutions for captioning. The presentation...

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Published in the Disability Studies Quarterly (DSQ), this article examines the accessibility features of Blackboard and Moodle, the approaches used in their online learning environment, and the impact of disability on the learning and teaching process. The author also explores social media networks as learning environments and questions universities and...

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For many organizations and individuals, cost is the main obstacle in getting video captioning and transcriptions. This webinar provides an overview of the DIY captioning process, including captioning for YouTube and DYI steps in a worflow, how to create a transcript and convert the transcript into captions, and tools &...

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This webinar by Martha Thurlow and Sheryl Lazarus from the National Center on Educational Outcomes provides viewers with a quick, yet comprehensive, overview of the paradigm shift in how accessibility features and accommodations are provided as states move toward technology-based assessments. This session will provide you with the information...

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This resource guide identifies a number of high-quality, useful resources to address issues of accessibility in several key areas: developing an accessibility statement, conducting an accessibility audit, procuring accessible technology, and building professional development and training resources on accessibility for your staff.

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In partnership with the Consortium on School Networking (CoSN), we are pleased to present the Digital Accessibility Toolkit: What Education Leaders Need to Know.

Accessibility is essential for leveraging technology and providing educational opportunities for all students, including those with disabilities and English language learners. The toolkit...

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Developed to supplement the Digital Accessibility Toolkit: What Education Leaders Need to Know, use this infographic to learn what you can do as state and local leaders, teachers, professional development coordinators, or IT coordinators to make accessibility part of the education equation.

For more information on Accessibility, read the...

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