What You Need to Know About Accessibility And Inclusion In eLearning Design
by eLearning Brothers / Published: Feb 10 2022
What it's about
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 20-25% of Americans identify as having at least 1 disability. And if 1 in 5 learners cannot access your content, this impacts your business. Find out how to design more inclusive, accessible content.
Introduction to Accessibility And InclusionWhile it has been on the radar for some time, global events over the few years have put Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion front-and-center for most companies.
Defining AccessibilityAccessibility concerns the structure and containers that hold information, the way learners receive the information, and the way that information is formatted and then presented.
Defining InclusivityInclusivity is the practice or policy of including people who might otherwise be excluded or marginalized, such as those who have physical or mental disabilities and members of minority groups.
Best Practices for AccessibilityIt helps immensely to have the right tools in your toolkit, such as authoring tools with functionality that supports WCAG guidelines and Section 508 requirements.
Best Practices for InclusivityWhen creating learning experiences, there are several strategies to ensure that your content is inclusive.
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