Accessibility Focused Breakout Sessions
Wednesday @ 11:30AM
This lightening round features educators from Columbia College, Saskatchewan Polytechnic, and La Cite Collegiale on course design processes, design standards, and creating responsive content.
Wednesday @ 2:10PM
Broad scale accessibility testing provided Regis insight into the accessibility of content throughout Brightspace and allowed them to track progress moving forward. Using Brightspace Application API, WebAIM WAVE API, and custom software, Regis can score course content, announcement, forum posts, and more.
Thursday @ 3:10PM
Accessibility is a journey, not a destination, and participants will find out the places D2L is going along the way. In this presentation, attendees will hear of the latest updates to accessibility in Brightspace.
Thursday @ 4:10PM
This session will focus on the definition of Universal Design for Learning (UDL), and breakdown the steps of how to apply it. The presenters will discuss the mindset of UDL and how participants can use Brightspace to start incorporating UDL principles.