Petra

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Name: Petra Strassberg
Date registered: November 22, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Creating Accessible Online Content — April 2, 2018
  2. Quality Matters Facebook Page — April 2, 2018
  3. Online Instructor Skill Set — March 5, 2018
  4. Web Content Accessibility Guide AA — March 5, 2018
  5. Quality Matters — February 2, 2018

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  1. Accessibility of Online Content — 1 comment
  2. Quality Matters and Online Courses — 1 comment

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Apr 02

Creating Accessible Online Content

This link will take you to the web aim wesite, https://webaim.org/articles/pour/. There you can read about accessible design of online content. The main principles of accessible online content are: Perceivable Operable Understandable Robust This approach looks at the web content from the user perspective. The emphasis is on making web content that is accessible to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/creating-accessible-online-content/

Apr 02

Quality Matters Facebook Page

Quality Matters has a Facebook page. This link https://www.facebook.com/qmprogram will take you to the QM Facebook page. Information about upcoming conferences can be found there. Scroll down on the page to access the video “An Invitation for faculty to join Quality Matters.” This short video discusses alignment and how it applies to course design. Enter a …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/quality-matters-facebook-page/

Mar 05

Online Instructor Skill Set

Quality Matters has developed a skill set of six items recommended for faculty teaching online courses. Please, go the Quality Matters website to learn more, https://www.qualitymatters.org/qa-resources/rubric-standards/teaching-skills-set “Who uses this Skills Set? QM developed seven workshops to form the Teaching Online Certificate (TOC) that contain competencies with associated outcomes mapped to the Teaching Online portion of …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/online-instructor-skill-set/

Mar 05

Web Content Accessibility Guide AA

The information below, from W3C, explains the meaning of web accessibility, the groups web accessibility address, and how web accessibility benefits all users. “What is Web Accessibility Web accessibility means that websites, tools, and technologies are designed and developed so that people with disabilities can use them. More specifically, people can: perceive, understand, navigate, and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/web-content-accessibility-guide-aa/

Feb 02

Quality Matters

What does Quality Matters mean by Alignment in an online course? Alignment is one of the basic principles of course design. The stated course and unit objectives need to align with the course materials, activities, assignments, and assessment to ensure student success. Alignment aids the student in identifying what they are to learn and how …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/quality-matters-2/

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