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Access e-learning

Access e-learning

A free,online ten-module tutorial that offers information, instructional techniques, and practice labs on how to make the most common needs in distance education accessible for individuals with disabilities, and enhance the usability of online materials for all students.

To view a video of the award winning author, go to View Access eLearning - Faculty Development Award Winner 2007 video



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Hannah Digges Elliott
Hannah Digges Elliott (Content Developer/Author)
13 weeks ago
This website seems to have changed. The modules are no longer available.
Raja Kamar
Raja Kamar (Faculty)
4 years ago
i need e-learning journals
Used in course? Yes
Demitra Williams
Demitra Williams (Student)
5 years ago

I would like to say that this information is very detailed and is very accessible for usage. The presenter was very detailed and went the extra mile to cover all aspects of access learning.

Technical Remarks:

I definitely learned alot and this information could be used by the less technical savy person with ease. Being that I am not that polished in technical devices and programs I found this information very helpful and I could definitely use it in the classroom.

Time spent reviewing site: 25 minutes
Shelley Craig
Shelley Craig (Student)
5 years ago

This tutorial tool is a really good introduction to tools for e learning.  I really liked the layout and the brievity of the information.  The user experience was very good.

Time spent reviewing site: 10 minutes
Melissa Poole
Melissa Poole (Quality Matters)
6 years ago

Great resource for planning how to retrofit courses with accessibility.

Pam Beveridge
Pam Beveridge (Faculty)
8 years ago
This is a good resource for online instructors to use to keep in mind the accessibility issues. The resources were categorized by disability issue.
Time spent reviewing site: 45
Valerie Schmitz
Valerie Schmitz (Faculty)
8 years ago
This is a great resource with very specific hands-on activities for creating accessible content. I will be using these modules in my online learning development course.
Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes
Dawn Giannoni
Dawn Giannoni (Consultant)
8 years ago
Accessibility is always a key concern for those offering online courses. This takes it head-on! All the resources used provide very clear guidelines. More than this the organization of the materials is quite user friendly. I completed a Master's degree several years ago in online course design and delivery. This would have been a very useful resource in that program---and this Web resource speaks to the areas of most concern, for instructors, and is current in its approach.

Technical Remarks:

I found everything easy to navigate and accessible!
Kathleen Gormley
Kathleen Gormley (Faculty)
9 years ago
As a faculty member teaching online and hybrid courses, I always worry about accessibility. Here is a very clear, direct manner to consider making all materials accessible. Very informative!
Time spent reviewing site: 1 hour
Suwalee Buasuwan
9 years ago
Good Instructional Design
Esperanza Zenon
Esperanza Zenon (Faculty)
9 years ago
This is an outstanding tool for educating anyone (especially future teachers) about the use of technology to provide access. The links provided are very useful.
Michelle Farley
Michelle Farley (Staff)
10 years ago
As an instructional consultant and instructor, this module is exactly what I've been looking for regarding accessibility and hands on activities regarding the creation and/or editing of multimedia files. What a great resource!!!