When creating learning resources, it is important to make sure that they are accessible to all learners. Learn about the Canvas features that allow you to create more accessible learning resources.
- [Instructor] As educators, we strive…to help people learn.…We share information, create resources,…give feedback and a lot more.…And in the digital age, with all…of the technology and innovation,…we have access to more information,…more gadgets, and more learning…opportunities than ever before.…A learning management system, such as Canvas,…is a great example of this.…But not all students are able…to access these resources or opportunities.…This could be because of a disability,…a lack of access to technology,…a language barrier, or other reasons.…
Helping these students overcome…these obstacles, and empowering them…to have access to the same learning opportunities…is what is meant by making learning accessible.…Thankfully, Canvas does a great job…of providing tools and features,…which allow you to make your courses…more accessible to all students.…In this chapter, we'll go over some of those features.…When creating your content, keep in mind some…important accessibility best practices.…Realize that some students with vision impairments…
- Communicating with video and messages
- Using notifications
- Setting up peer reviews
- Analyzing assignments
- Organizing content
- Using mastery paths
- Ensuring content is accessible
- Adjusting headings, links, and tags
- Integrating with third-party applications
- Importing and exporting courses
- Using HTML in Canvas
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Communication and Collaboration
2. Assess Students
3. Organization Strategies
4. Accessibility of Content
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