Using a Screen Reader

Please, click on the link below to see a demonstration of a screen reader being used by a person with a visual impairment. The screen reader software demonstrated is JAWS (Job Access With Speech.) https://siteimprove.wistia.com/medias/ro6owm7sud

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Quality Matters 2019 Research Webinars

Research Webinars For more information about the webinars click on the link below. https://www.qualitymatters.org/professional-development/free-webinars Join the QM Research Colleagues and other researchers from the QM Community for presentations of research on the impact of quality assurance in online learning and other related topics. The webinars are free and open to QM Members as well as non-members. …

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Fight for Disability Rights and Why It Is Not Over!

Four decades ago, Judith Heumann helped to lead a groundbreaking protest called the Section 504 sit-in — in which disabled-rights activists occupied a federal building for almost a month, demanding greater accessibility for all. In this personal, inspiring talk, Heumann tells the stories behind the protest — and reminds us that, 40 years on, there’s …

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Making a Word Document Accessible

The information below can be found at: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/make-your-word-documents-accessible-d9bf3683-87ac-47ea-b91a-78dcacb3c66d#picktab=windows   Windows: Best practices for making Word documents accessible The following table includes key best practices for creating Word documents that are accessible to people with disabilities. What to fix How to find it Why fix it How to fix it Include alternative text with all visuals.Visual …

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What is a QM-Certified Course?

The following information can be found on the QM website What is a QM-Certified Course? A QM-Certified Course is an online or blended course that has met QM Standards for a QM Rubric in an Official Course Review. Once certified, organizations can display the QM Certification Mark to demonstrate their commitment to quality and continuous …

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