Supporting Accessibility for Advanced Technological Education

Tools

Screenshot for Invisible Wounds - Mental Health and Cognitive Care Needs of America's Returning Veterans
This research brief provides an overview of a comprehensive study that was conducted by the RAND Corporation. This study focused on "... the mental health and cognitive needs of returning service members and veterans." Three major conditions were focused on: post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), major depression, and traumatic brain injury (TBI)....
Screenshot for Creating Accessible Social Media Posts
This presentation is provided by the National Center on Accessible Educational Materials and discusses accessible social media. Social media is a powerful tool for building personal learning networks and disseminating work with others in professional communities. During this presentation, Mindy Johnson, Director of Digital Communications and...
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This DeafTEC webpage includes videos intended to provide examples of "bad" lectures for hard of hearing and deaf students. "Viewing these lectures will help you experience what a deaf or hard-of-hearing student experiences in a “bad” lecture." The videos include a network lab and an art lecture. Two additional videos are included that "add[] ...
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This article discusses how Scott Vinkle did an experiment to explore the usability and accessibility of 3D models used in web content. Vinkle introduces 3D models, and discusses the barriers they present to users that rely on assistive technology when navigating the web, and defines a list of basic criterea to define an accessible 3D model. This...
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Amara is a browser-accessible subtitle and captioning platform that enables users to crowdsource translations to help create subtitles. It is important to note that Amara offers different membership options, including those that require payment. Amara Public is free to all users, plus all of the subtitles published on the platform are open access...