By Norman Coombs
Making on-line educating Accessible bargains on-line academics, educational designers, and content material builders a entire source for designing on-line classes and supplying direction content material that's available for all scholars together with people with visible and audio disabilities.
Grounded within the theories of learner-centered educating and winning direction layout, Making on-line instructing Accessible outlines the main laws, judgements, and instructions that govern on-line studying. The ebook additionally demystifies assistive applied sciences and comprises step by step suggestions for developing available on-line content material utilizing well known courses like Microsoft place of work and Adobe Acrobat, in addition to multimedia tools.
Including a wealth of necessary advice and recommendations for successfully speaking with disabled scholars, the e-book comprises sensible recommendation on buying obtainable path administration platforms, constructing suggestions for inaccessibility concerns, and growing education fabrics for school and employees to make on-line studying actually accessible.
"This priceless how-to e-book is a severe instrument for all educational designers and college who train on-line. Coombs' decades as a pioneer of on-line instructing exhibit in his deep wisdom of the foundations which could enable the reader to use those classes to any studying administration approach (LMS)."
—Sally M. Johnstone, provost and vp educational affairs, Winona country collage, Minnesota; former govt director of WCET at WICHE
"As progressively more of our social lives end up mediated by means of expertise, on-line accessibility is a primary correct, now not a luxurious. This booklet is a must-read for a person excited about maximizing entry to learning."
—Richard N. Katz, former vp and founding director, EDUCAUSE heart for utilized Research
"This helpful publication displays Coombs' particular adventure and dedication to the simplest educating, studying, and accessibility ideas for all types of scholars and teachers."
—Steven W. Gilbert, founder and president, The TLT Group-Teaching, studying, and know-how Group
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