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Improving Extension Accessibility

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Paul Jones

Improving Extension AccessibilityAccording to USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, the hallmarks of the Extension are openness, accessibility, and service. As our country celebrates Disability Awareness Month in March, it is important for Extension to reflect on...

A Strategy for Making Online Content Accessible

Friday, February 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Gwyn Shelle

Recent lawsuits in higher education have sparked movements to make online content accessible. Michigan State University recently approved a policy for the University’s web accessibility guidelines (WCAG 2.0 AA). In this webinar you will learn about the five-year plan for...

Accessibility Strategies for Educational Online Video

Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST

Offered by the Online Learning ConsortiumFor many campuses, online video has become an essential part of teaching and learning. While online video has opened up the classroom to many more students, educational institutions have had to face legal, functional, and ethical...

Making Your Website Accessible

Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 3:00 pm EST

Is your website accessible to people with disabilities? If you are not sure or need to comply with accessibility regulations, you will want to attend this seminar by Gabriel Merrell, Senior Accessibility Associate and Deputy ADA Coordinator for Oregon State University's...

Making IT communications accessible to ensure equal participation and success

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT

A broad conversation on types of disabilities with particular focus on how we ensure the accessibility of our communications through our websites, online documents, and multimedia. We’ll also focus on the positive impact that accessible communication practices provide for...