Petra

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Name: Petra Strassberg
Date registered: November 22, 2013

Latest posts

  1. National Distance Learning Week November 7-9 — October 3, 2017
  2. Major Categories of Disability Types — October 3, 2017
  3. Quality Matters — September 7, 2017
  4. Accessibility–Why it is important! — September 7, 2017
  5. Quality Matters and Online Courses — August 8, 2017

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  1. Accessibility of Online Content — 1 comment
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Oct 03

National Distance Learning Week November 7-9

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National Distance Learning Week 2017  Quality Matter Observes National Distance Learning Week “Nov. 7 – 9, 2017 (Tues. – Thurs.): Three highly interactive and engaging 1-hour workshops delivered in real time through an interactive web-conferencing format. The workshops focus on making your courses accessible for all learners.” https://www.qualitymatters.org/professional-development/workshops/qm-live-ndlw Click on the link above for more information

Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/national-distance-learning-week-november-7-9/

Status update

The following information can also be found on the Web Aim website, https://webaim.org/intro/

 

The major categories of disability types are:

  Eye–Visual
Blindness, low vision, color-blindness
  Ear--Hearing
Deafness and hard-of-hearing
 Hand–Motor
Inability to use a mouse, slow response time, limited fine motor control
 Brain–Cognitive
Learning disabilities, distractibility, inability to remember or focus on large amounts of information

Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/major-categories-of-disability-types/

Sep 07

Quality Matters

Please, watch the video below to learn more about Quality Matters. Quality Matters  

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

Sep 07

Accessibility–Why it is important!

Please, watch the video below to learn more about accessibility and college students with a disability. Accessibility     The video has closed Captioning and a transcript is available on the YouTube site.  

Permanent link to this article: http://sites.tamuc.edu/innovations/accessibility-why-it-is-important/

Aug 08

Quality Matters and Online Courses

Quality Matters Please, review the information below on Quality Matters. “Quality Matters is an international organization that is recognized as a leader in quality assurance for online education.” Additional information on Quality Matters Mission is also provided on their website. Watch this blog for future posts on Quality Matters and online courses.

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

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