Petra Strassberg

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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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Small Steps

  When adding Best Practices and accessibility to your online course remember to breathe and to work in small increments. Our new LMS has an Accessibility Checker in each HTML Editor window. The item needing changes is highlighted in pink or is outlined in pink. Make the change then click Repair. If no changes are needed …

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Quality Matters Professional Development Opportunities

Please, click on the link below to learn more about professional development opportunities from Quality Matters. https://www.qualitymatters.org/professional-development

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The Rehabilitation Act of 1973

Please, go to https://webaim.org/articles/laws/usa/rehab , to read more about the Rehabilitation Act of 1973   “The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was the first major legislative effort to secure an equal playing field for individuals with disabilities. This legislation provides a wide range of services for persons with physical and cognitive disabilities. Those disabilities can create …

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Teaching Online Certificate from Quality Matters

Use the link below to access information on Quality Matters Teaching Online Certificate course.   https://www.qualitymatters.org/professional-development/toc

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