universal-design-center

Canvas Ally

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am

Location:
Zoom session
Cost:
Free

Description: Canvas Ally is a new CSUN service to help make course materials in Canvas more accessible. Canvas Ally provides faculty with feedback on the accessibility of course content in Canvas using a visual dial and provides suggested step-by-step instructions to improve the accessibility of the content.

Recommended Attendees: Faculty, instructional designers and faculty/instructional support staff 

Learning Objectives:

  • Find and use Ally features within Canvas.
  • Preview document and find accessibility issues.
  • Improve accessibility with Ally’s step-by-step instructions.
  • Describe where and how to obtain additional support with accessibility.