Accessibility

Pro Instructional Design Tip: Use Embedded Media

By Zachary Fruhling March 20, 2019

Anyone old enough to remember the mid-1990s internet browsing experience will remember largely text-based web pages with some number of hyperlinks to other web pages. As I have described in a previous article, Rediscovering the Power of the Link, the ability to hyperlink to other pages has an almost magical quality, opening up a world… Read More

Ideas About Accessibility and Universal Design for Learning

By Tom Armbrecht, PhD May 14, 2018

I. Introduction Universal Design for Learning (UDL) assures that online courses are accessible to everyone, including people who learn differently than others. Assuring that all students can take advantage of a course’s educational material is not only fair, it represents one of HotChalk’s core tenets: “Every mind matters.” 1. Key Concepts and Terms Becoming familiar… Read More