QM Accessibility & Usability Resource Site

If you are one of many faculty who struggle to make online course environments accessible for all learners but lack the expertise to achieve this.  Quality Matters has created the Accessibility & Usability Resource Site (AURS) as a resource for addressing the accessibility and usability TOPICS listed below.
Universal Design for Learning: What you need to know! O Alternative Text Video Captions and Audio Descriptions O Hyperlinks O Making Microsoft Office Products Accessible O Readability: Color Choice and Contrast O Readable PDFs O Accessible Design in Learning Management Systems O General Resources: Accessibility and Usability
You can REGISTER to access the site by following the instructions below.
  1. Click on the REGISTRATION link.
  2. On the page “Register for Professional Development,” scroll to the bottom and click on the Register for Session button.
  3. Follow the instructions to register.  If you don’t already have a Quality Matters account, you will need to create one.
To access the Accessibility & Usability Resource Site:
On the Moodle homepage, look in the center section under the MY COURSES heading for “Accessibility and Usability Resource Site (10900).”  You can also click on the link in the left frame titled “030618_AURS_2149_QM Qual-10900”.

If you have problems registering, please contact Julie Adams – julie.adams@bemidjistate.edu