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Open University Web Guide: Internet Accessibility

Open University Web Guide: Internet Accessibility

This site is useful to educators for the following reasons: Instructors can find descriptions of learning dissabilities on the site. Learner needs are discussed and resources can be located for over coming learning disabilities. Students can be referred to tutorials on basic technology competencies. This Open University Web Guide is concerned with Internet accessibility issues. The site provides links to Microsoft resource guides which describe various kinds of learning disabilities and offer informative tutorials for addressing the needs of disabled persons in online scenarios. The tutorials seem particularly useful as they give step by step instructions to features that are built into many Windows based programs such as screen zoom, Windows XP Accessibility Wizard, and more. Overviews of... Show More


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Ali Afshar
Ali Afshar (Student)
11 years ago
This website has some good basic information for surfing the worldwide web that can be used for those with less technology skills and/or disabilities. Good examples of resources for users with disabilities are different links that take the users to websites with so much information about extra features that common web browsers have.