Accessibility

Digital Accessibility and UDL best practices for VCSU supported applications.

Creating Alternative Text
Alt text can be read by screen readers (examples: Voice Over, Alexa), and helps people who are blind or who have low vision understand what images are all a...
Wed, Sep 28, 2022 8:13 AM
Creating Accessible Tables
Instructional video showing how to create accessible tables using Microsoft Word: We have broke down the five of the most common topics that you may u...
Wed, Sep 28, 2022 8:12 AM
Creating Accessible PDFs
Instructional video for converting PDFs to Word: We have broke down the five of the most common topics that you may use during a typical work day....
Wed, Sep 28, 2022 8:12 AM
UDL Strategies
Future Landing Page for UDL related material.
Mon, Apr 13, 2020 3:03 PM
Digital Accessibility Support for Faculty
Tutorials and instructions for making your courses more digitally accessible are available. Use the index below to find accessibility training materials. Bl...
Tue, Jun 28, 2022 2:28 PM
Common Digital Accessibility Topics
Accessibility can be difficult to understand or intimidating. We have broke down the five of the most common topics that you may use and should focus on dur...
Thu, Sep 29, 2022 1:11 PM
Microsoft Office Accessibility Checker
Microsoft Office has built-in tools to help guide us in making accessible documents.  Just as Editor is used for proofing our spelling and grammar. The Acc...
Wed, Sep 28, 2022 8:13 AM
How to make Accessible Microsoft Word documents
Creating accessible Word documents begins with saving your document with a short, to-the-point name that describes what the file is about. It is also a good...
Wed, Sep 28, 2022 8:12 AM
BETA - VCSU Websites DCI Score Timeline
VCSU currently uses Siteimprove as a measurement tool to document VCSU's website(s) progress and goals. Siteimprove provides an industry benchmark, wh...
Fri, Sep 30, 2022 10:52 AM
One Stop Accessibility Tracker
Accessibility (often abbreviated to A11y — as in, "a", then 11 characters, and then "y") means enabling as many people as possible to us...
Mon, Oct 3, 2022 8:42 AM