508

387 views

Published on

ada compliance for online instrucgto

Published in: Education, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

508

  1. 1. ADA 508 Compliance in Online Classes Presenter: Tahiya Marome
  2. 2. … Y A A A A W W W N…
  3. 3. OK, OK… how about The Holes in Our Heads and Then Some No! Wait. That’s a head in a hole. Oh never mind. Let’s just get on with it. Creative Commons license uploaded to flickr by Mikebaird
  4. 4. ACTION! Tell your table mates about the name you wrote down.
  5. 5. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul>
  6. 6. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul><ul><li>men & women, </li></ul>
  7. 7. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul><ul><li>men & women, </li></ul><ul><li>Ages 21–64, </li></ul>
  8. 8. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul><ul><li>men & women, </li></ul><ul><li>Ages 21–64, </li></ul><ul><li>all races, </li></ul><ul><li>regardless of ethnicity, </li></ul>
  9. 9. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul><ul><li>men & women, </li></ul><ul><li>Ages 21–64, </li></ul><ul><li>all races, </li></ul><ul><li>regardless of ethnicity, </li></ul><ul><li>at all education levels, </li></ul>
  10. 10. Number of… <ul><li>non-institutionalized </li></ul><ul><li>men & women, </li></ul><ul><li>Ages 21–64, </li></ul><ul><li>all races, </li></ul><ul><li>regardless of ethnicity, </li></ul><ul><li>at all education levels, </li></ul><ul><li>who reported a disability in 2007 </li></ul>
  11. 11. Numbers United States 22,295,000 12.8% Statistics from Cornell University Disability Statistics Website:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/edi/DisabilityStatistics/acs.cfm
  12. 12. California 2,301,000 10.9% Numbers Statistics from Cornell University Disability Statistics Website:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/edi/DisabilityStatistics/acs.cfm
  13. 13. What’s a Disability? Long lasting condition that impairs… Senses those holes in our heads Mobility Statistics from Cornell University Disability Statistics Website:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/edi/DisabilityStatistics/acs.cfm
  14. 14. <ul><li>Cognition </li></ul><ul><li>Self care </li></ul><ul><li>Community participation </li></ul><ul><li>Employment </li></ul>What’s a Disability? Physical, mental, or emotional condition lasting 6 months or more that impairs… Statistics from Cornell University Disability Statistics Website:http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/edi/DisabilityStatistics/acs.cfm
  15. 15. Universal Design The design of products and environments to be usable by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialized design.
  16. 16. What IS Compliance? text = text Web Page
  17. 17. What IS Compliance? Web Page Graphics have text descriptions text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text
  18. 18. What IS Compliance? Web Page Videos are captioned or have transcripts
  19. 19. What IS Compliance? Web Page Mouse moves have keyboard equivalents
  20. 20. <ul><li>In a Video </li></ul><ul><li>Synchronized captions or transcripts </li></ul><ul><li>Visual content has audio description </li></ul>What IS Compliance? Video
  21. 21. <ul><li>For still images </li></ul><ul><li>ALT tags or long descriptions </li></ul><ul><li>Decorative images have empty or null (not missing) Alt tags (Alt=“”) </li></ul>What IS Compliance? Images
  22. 22. <ul><li>In a PDF document </li></ul><ul><li>Searchable text file, not a scanned image of printed material </li></ul><ul><li>Structural elements, including images, have tags </li></ul><ul><li>Language is specified </li></ul><ul><li>Guide </li></ul>What IS Compliance? PDF's
  23. 23. ETUDES Adding Alt tags in ETUDES: FCK editor
  24. 24. ETUDES Adding Alt tags in ETUDES: Sferyx editor Browse to file
  25. 25. ETUDES Adding Alt tags in ETUDES: Sferyx editor Click picture properties from flyout
  26. 26. ETUDES Adding Alt tags in ETUDES: Sferyx editor
  27. 27. ETUDES+ Adding Alt tags in HTML <ul><li>Open the HTML view or file in the given editor </li></ul><ul><li>Locate the image link <img src=“nameoffile.jpg” /> </li></ul><ul><li>Some other information may be included <img src=“nameoffile.jpg&quot; width=&quot;457&quot; height=&quot;240&quot; /> </li></ul><ul><li>Place cursor at end of the file name <img src=“nameoffile.jpg&quot; | width=&quot;457&quot; height=&quot;240&quot; /> </li></ul><ul><li>Type alt=“alternative text you will use to describe the image” </li></ul>
  28. 28. ETUDES+ Empty ALT tags Just type a space instead of text between the quote marks. There’s a sample space here, you just can’t see it.
  29. 29. Challenges in ETUDES+ External web pages http:// wave.webaim.org / Frames
  30. 30. ETUDES+ Checking PDFs Adobe Reader has an accessibility check built in.
  31. 31. ETUDES+ Accessible PDF’s in Acrobat Professional Run Full Accessibility Check from Advanced menu—follow instructions in the report
  32. 32. What You Can (& Should) Do <ul><li>Be orderly and linear in presenting material </li></ul><ul><li>Be sure images that convey information have Alt tags </li></ul><ul><li>For video or audio, add captions or transcripts, either for downloading, or as part of the course site. </li></ul><ul><li>Make any text material actual text. Don’t scan text and present the “picture” of the text as content. </li></ul>
  33. 33. On-Campus Resources <ul><li>The Disabled Students Services lab is a great place to find out if your materials are working with adaptive tech </li></ul><ul><li>The High Tech Center Training Unit offers terrific trainings for free. </li></ul><ul><li>FGA has resources available through the Faculty Support pages . </li></ul><ul><li>And don’t forget the government pages: www.section508.gov/ </li></ul>
  34. 34. Summary <ul><li>Consider Universal Design the objective, not a special accommodation. </li></ul><ul><li>Use your resources </li></ul><ul><li>Try to get in the habit of using the guidelines you’ve learned </li></ul><ul><li>Help create a world where inclusion is just how things are. </li></ul>

×