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Web Accessibility Testing: Do Automatic Testing First | Karl Groves

Ask any ten accessibility people how they test for accessibility and you're bound to get a different answer from each one .
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Information on making online sites accessible to individuals with disabilities. Moderated by host of the Disability411 podcast.
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WordPress Contributors Move Toward Automating Accessibility ...

WordPress Contributors Move Toward Automating Accessibility ... | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Accessibility is one of those areas of WordPress contribution that hardly ever ends up in the spotlight. Much of the work that goes on in this area is invisible to the vast majority of users. Accessibility experts are generally in ...

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Good to know! I think more people would make their sites accessible i it was easier.

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Good to know there are folks working on web accessibility in WordPress.

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E:60 - Loud And Proud - Video - ESPN

E:60 - Loud And Proud - Video - ESPN | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Eighteen-year-old Kentucky fan Marlana VanHoose, who suffers from cerebral palsy, has been blind since birth. Marlana shows her spirit by singing the national anthem at Kentucky basketball games. The Wildcats are 4-0 in those games.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Speech to Text and Text to Speech In Your Web Browser

Free Technology for Teachers: Speech to Text and Text to Speech In Your Web Browser | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net

Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Designing technology so it is accessible to everyone should be core, not an afterthought, AAAS meeting hears.
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Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net

Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Designing technology so it is accessible to everyone should be core, not an afterthought, AAAS meeting hears.
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The Holy Trinity of Effective eLearning: Usability, Utility and Desirability

The Holy Trinity of Effective eLearning: Usability, Utility and Desirability | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Usability, along with utility and desirability, unlocks the key to effective eLearning content. By following these three essential principles, course
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Assistive Technology: A Necessity for Student Success

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Assistive Technology: A Necessity for Student Success - The Huffington Post
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5 Myths About Social Media Accessibility » blog.howto.gov

5 Myths About Social Media Accessibility » blog.howto.gov | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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A quick guide to web accessibility

A quick guide to web accessibility | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
How do the deaf and blind communities access videos, podcasts and text?
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Monday Tech Tip: Part 1 of Web Accessibility Tips from the INDATA ...

Monday Tech Tip: Part 1 of Web Accessibility Tips from the INDATA ... | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Wade Winger, Director of Assistive Technology at the INDATA Project, explains why accessibility is important when building a website. Share this...
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Why bother making your web site more accessible?

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New FCC Rules for ACS Effective 10/8/13 – Free ... - Web Accessibility

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) adopted rules phasing in accessibility requirements for ACS over a 2 year period and reinvigorating existing rules governing telecommunications carriers and VoIP providers ...
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Global Competition Seeks Web Pros And Nonprofit Orgs To Make The Web ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Global Competition Seeks Web Pros And Nonprofit Orgs To Make The Web ... - PR Newswire (press release) | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Home | National Center On Universal Design for Learning

Home | National Center On Universal Design for Learning | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Scott Lissner: Students With Disabilities Meet Challenges in Online Courses - US News

Scott Lissner: Students With Disabilities Meet Challenges in Online Courses - US News | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
"Some places have let the drive to offer online instruction get ahead of thoughtful planning," says L. Scott Lissner, president of the Association on Higher Education And Disability. "I think there are a number of institutions that do it well – whether it is offering captioning or print ...
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Captioning Guidelines » Web Accessibility » 4All » Tech Ease

Captioning Guidelines » Web Accessibility » 4All » Tech Ease: According to the National Association of the Deaf, about 37 million people in the U.S. have some type of hearing loss. For those who have a hearing impairment, closed captioning is essential for ensuring equal access to information. This tutorial covers some of the guidelines in the Captioning Key for Educational Media prepared by the National Association of the Deaf.

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Good source for Closed Captioning guidelines...
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“Accessibility-Ready” WordPress Themes – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

“Accessibility-Ready” WordPress Themes – ProfHacker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net

Consider disability at the outset, tech designers told - SciDev.Net | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
Designing technology so it is accessible to everyone should be core, not an afterthought, AAAS meeting hears.
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Transcribe software updated with voice-recognition feature | Media news | Journalism.co.uk

Transcribe software updated with voice-recognition feature | Media news | Journalism.co.uk | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
New feature for basic account holders allows dictation alongside the audio player and text editor
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Accessible Instruction is EVERY Educator's Responsibility

Accessible Instruction is EVERY Educator's Responsibility | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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"It's not just the right thing to do, it's the legal thing to do."

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Digital Accessibility Liability Infographic | Deque Systems

Digital Accessibility Liability Infographic | Deque Systems | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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Fantastic infographic about the history of digital accessibility liability. Want to know what course cases say you need your content to be accessible? Start here...

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Web Accessibility Testing Techniques

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ADAAA Best Practices

HR Professionals: Learn three steps to exercising best practices under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act, to help you navigate your maze of res
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jQuery Partners with Deque Systems to Make jQuery More Accessible - Sacramento Bee

jQuery Partners with Deque Systems to Make jQuery More Accessible - Sacramento Bee | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
jQuery Partners with Deque Systems to Make jQuery More Accessible Sacramento Bee This special 2-day event will cover the most common web accessibility issues encountered in the jQuery User Interface and jQuery Mobile, options available to remedy...
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Why is game accessibility important for people with disabilities ...

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Telecentre.org Online Community. Our community ... Promote the accessibility to and availability of places for cultural performances and services, such as theatres, museums, cinemas and libraries, to persons with disabilities.
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11 tips for making accessible learning > Elucidat

11 tips for making accessible learning > Elucidat | Online Accessibility | Scoop.it
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