Accessibility in E-learning

While online learning has the capacity to open up new opportunities for students with disabilities, it also has the potential to present barriers to learning if accessibility is not considered from the outset.

Several of the technologies used at McMaster for teaching online, whether in a blended classroom or entirely web-based learning, have features that can enhance their accessibility… if you know where to find them.

Some tips and resources are listed below, listed by technology:

Articulate Camtasia Captivate Desire2Learn (aka Avenue to Learn) Blackboard Collaborate