Implementing Universal Design for Learning in Blackboard (ONLINE 3/11/19 thru 3/22/19)
This session counts toward the BUILD Certificate.
NOTE: This is an asynchronous, facilitated workshop that will run from 3/11/19 thru 3/22/19. Completing the workshop should require 5-8 hours. The workshop is self-paced, but all work must be completed by 3/29/19. .
Many faculty believe that accessibility is important, but do not necessarily know how to incorporate accessibility into online course materials.This workshop provides a conceptual and theoretical framework and robust concrete, practical strategies to guide faculty in building course material on Blackboard according to the best practices of Universal Design for Learning, thereby improving the accessibility and quality of the learning experience for all students. Participants will enrich their understanding of accessibility and universal design while strengthening their skills in course design. In addition, participants will take steps toward mastering many features of Blackboard. After completing the modules in this course, participants will be able to design engaging, effective, and accessible courses in Blackboard.
Facilitated by Kevin Wilson