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Many free online tools are now available to check web accessibiltiy of sites and documents. Section 508 info is a useful tool.

Web Accessibility

Many tools are available for online instructors which assist in making courses more accessible for all students including the learning disabled.

Topics covered include:

Accessible Office Documents

Accessible PDF files

Accessible Images

Accessible Video

Accessible Audio


Additional information is included in the Assisstive Technology section as well which covers

Kurzweil 3000

Dragon NaturallySpeaking


Useful Resources:

The Law  Section 508 was enacted to eliminate barriers in information technology, to make available new opportunities for people with disabilities, and to encourage development of technologies that will help achieve these goals.

Wave is a free web accessibility evaluation tool. It is used to aid in the web accessibility evaluation process.

Last Modified 11/11/10