IBHE Web Accessibility Collaboration Group: Teleconference Details

Teleconference details


1. Accessibility of Online Instructional Materials (20 minutes)

2. UIC Digital Accessibility Expo (5 minutes)
  • Update from Kevin Price
  • Interest in participating in Panel Session on IITAA implementation

3. New Issues or Activities


Survey Discussion
  • 131 responses
  • Major Results so far:
    • Some people said they would like to help with workshops and conference
    • Office and Adobe PDF are major instructional authoring tools
    • Accessible templates are the biggest need
    • Instructional support staff probably have most influence on accessibility practices
    • Some interest in regional workshops
  • Looks like there is interest for meetings at DAE, FSI and Slate(October)
    • Need to bring together instructional designers and instructors at the meetings to identify accessible templates and procedures
    • Need to find instructional designers and instructors that could be leaders in local workshops
  • Survey ends on 18 February
  • UIUC and State will send out survey tis week, so we will get more responses

Digital Accessibility Expo
  • Preliminary agenda has been set
  • Speakers from NFB, Adobe and Microsoft
  • Looking for participants for panel sessions
  • Registration system is not available yet, we are working on it, hopefully be available soon

Other Issues
  • None

Next Meeting
  • Date: Tuesday, February 1st 2010
  • Time: 9:00am CST
  • Phone: 1-605-475-6333
  • Phone code: 444433