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EXPOB205 The Ins and Outs of Building Accessible eLearning

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, April 21

Tracks: Instructional Design

Series: EXPOB

Accessibility isn’t just a design trend. It’s an important aspect of eLearning development in every organization. If you’ve never tried to create an accessible course, navigating rules and regulations and trying to apply them to an authoring tool can feel overwhelming. With just a few key things to remember, you’ll soon be on your way to creating courses that work for all learners!

In this session you’ll learn the ins and outs of the importance of accessibility in designing eLearning courses. We’ll start with the basics and cover the accessibility fundamentals of 508 compliance and WCAG. You’ll leave the session with a better understanding of how to design content in ways which allow all users to learn both independently and effectively. You’ll be able to make the business case for accessible eLearning courses in your organization, and identify the advantages of digital accessibility to create an optimal learning environment.

Technology addressed:

Articulate 360

Elizabeth Pawlicki

Senior Training Program Manager

Articulate

Elizabeth Pawlicki is a training program manager at Articulate, where she produces and delivers customer training online and at industry events. She’s an IAAP Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies. Elizabeth has a legal training background and a law degree from the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis.