Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, 1 PM ET

Detailing the required steps to ensure all students can participate and learn in an accessible environment

Since 2016 the Department of Education has worked its way across the United States reaching settlement agreements with higher education and K-12 to improve accessibility for students. Participants will learn how to begin creating an inclusive environment for students by embracing web accessibility standards and requirements, creating effective, accessible, and understandable reasonable accommodation processes, ensuring effective communication, and incorporating accessibility in its electronic formats, including presentations, digital documents, and e-Books

Key Points

  • Creating inclusive learning environments
  • Relevant web accessibility guidelines and requirements
  • Reasonable accommodations in education
  • Effective communication tools and techniques
  • Creating accessible electronic information technology


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Scott Ready

Accessibility Evangelist and Global Head of Accessibility and Inclusion | Verbit

Darcy Hardy

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, NA, & Director of CAL | Anthology Inc.

Bryan Gould

Director | National Center for Accessible Media at WGBH