Faculty - The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Usability, and Accessibility

This folder will contain information on ADA requirements, usability, and your role as a faculty member in regards to compliance with the law.

Faculty - Camtasia: How2 Add Captions to Videos
The following videos are provided by TechSmith.   You can add captions by... 1. Adding captions manually. 2. Syncing captions with a script. 3. Using...
Mon, 24 Apr, 2017 at 1:59 PM
Faculty - How to Use Autocaption in YouTube
It is required that all videos (online or face-to-face usage) have closed captioning.  YouTube does provide an autocaptioning service is the video you have ...
Tue, 30 May, 2017 at 4:32 PM
Faculty - How to Ensure ADA Compliance When Creating Content in D2L
"Accessible design is good design - it benefits people who don't have disabilities as well as people who do.  Accessibility is all about removing...
Wed, 31 May, 2017 at 7:41 AM
Faculty - How2 Exempt Individual Learners from the TurnItIn Integration
Mon, 5 Jun, 2017 at 8:39 AM
Faculty - How2 Use the Accessibility Checker within D2L
Faculty - How2 Use the Accessibility Checker within D2L By the end of this tutorial, you will be able to... Use the Accessibility Checker wit...
Thu, 18 May, 2017 at 8:18 AM
Faculty - Comparing ADA, Accessibility, Usability, and Universal Design
We understand that the terms ADA, accessibility, usability, and universal design are used interchangeably.  The table below is our attempt to compare the te...
Sun, 17 Dec, 2017 at 12:31 PM
Faculty - How2 Grant Special Access to Users for a Quiz
Fri, 6 Jul, 2018 at 9:54 AM
Faculty - How2 Create Grade Exemptions
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017 at 6:45 PM
Faculty - How2 Add Alt Text to Images in Microsoft Word
The information in this tutorial is from the Help section of Microsoft Word 2016. Add alternative text to a picture, shape, chart, SmartArt graphic, or...
Mon, 5 Jun, 2017 at 2:10 PM
Faculty - Designing for Accessibility in D2L
We proactively design our courses for accessibility for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).   You can design using the following ...
Mon, 5 Jun, 2017 at 5:02 PM