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Day 9 Activity (Choice)Option One:Web Accessibility Tools: Take a look at the Accessibility Assessment Tools located in the Floe: Inclusive Design Handbook around Authoring, Checking Code or...

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Day 9 Activity (Choice)

Option One:

Web Accessibility Tools: Take a look at the Accessibility Assessment Tools located in the Floe: Inclusive Design Handbook around Authoring, Checking Code or Checking Colour. You can also go deeper by looking at the multitude of web accessibility tools available from the W3C.  

Next, choose one (or more) OERs and check it using some of the tools. How well did it perform accessibility-wise? Was there anything about your results that could be done to make the resource more inclusive?

Option Two:

Developing a Persona - The Inclusive Design Guide includes an activity on developing personas to help identify users of a design. Think about an OER you might want to develop and create a persona (or personas) for it, using the steps outlined in the guide. Then, reflect on how you would design with these personas in mind and any considerations you would include in that process. 

Option Three:

Creating an Inclusive OER

Adding an image to Flickr - If you have a Flickr account, take/share and upload a picture to your account, using an open license. Using recommendations for images from the BC Open Accessibility Toolkit articulate what the image functions and alt-text would be.

With any of the three options you can choose to share you work in the Day 9 discussion forum, in a chosen social media space (blog, tweet, Instagram), or just save it for your own reflection.

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DiscussionLast postsorted recent firstPostsStarted by
Accessiblity of Math Web sites21/06/18, 21:21
Carol White
1Picture of Carol WhiteCarol White
Accessibility/Inclusivity Tools19/06/18, 17:56
Amanda Johnson
1Picture of Amanda JohnsonAmanda Johnson
Option 219/06/18, 04:03
Norbert Boruett
1Norbert BORUETTNorbert Boruett
OER Photo 14/06/18, 00:01
Lydia Thorne
3Picture of Lydia ThorneLydia Thorne
Flickr photo13/06/18, 20:03
Alissa Bigelow
1Picture of Alissa BigelowAlissa Bigelow
Inclusivity Tools12/06/18, 01:50
Jenni Hayman
2Picture of Steven SecordSteven Secord
Accessibility Assessment Tools for OpenStax Calculus textbook12/06/18, 01:49
Jenni Hayman
2Picture of Xinli WangXinli Wang
my flickr photo10/06/18, 23:43
ruth Lindsey-Armstrong
1Picture of ruth Lindsey-Armstrongruth Lindsey-Armstrong
Practical support for practitioners10/06/18, 17:22
Teresa MacKinnon
1Picture of Teresa MacKinnonTeresa MacKinnon
Another Flickr photo!10/06/18, 16:04
Joanne Kehoe
2Picture of Jennifer EnglundJennifer Englund
My attempt at open photo with Flickr10/06/18, 15:57
Joanne Kehoe
2Picture of Kelli BonieckiKelli Boniecki
An open photo...10/06/18, 15:52
Joanne Kehoe
3Picture of Julie MasseyJulie Massey

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