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Advancing Canvas: Accessibility (A11y)

Name Advancing Canvas: Accessibility (A11y)
Date Monday, March 27, 2023
Time 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM

For those ready to learn beyond the fundamentals of Canvas. Accessibility introduces basic concepts, approaches, strategies, and resources with regard to the creation, design and delivery of Canvas courses that are accessible to all students, including those with disabilities. This session will discuss the following topics as they relate to Canvas:

  • Accessibility Resources
  • Screen readers and Canvas
  • RCE Tools
  • Tables - scoping & captions
  • Headers
  • Color Contrast
  • Alt Text
  • Linking vs. Native content
  • Accessibility Checker


These training sessions are best focused on instructors with foundational Canvas proficiency that includes: 

  • a solid foundation in Canvas Navigation course tools,
  • has created assignments, assignment groups, and quizzes,
  • provided feedback using SpeedGrader.


OTAN Certificates of Attendance are not awarded to special sessions.

Location OTAN Online Webinar

Zoom link and info sent after registration

Trainer Guest *Speaker


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