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*Resource Links:
*Resource Links:
**[http://ati.gmu.edu/ Assistive Technology Initiative, George Mason University (GMU)]
**[http://ati.gmu.edu/ Assistive Technology Initiative, George Mason University (GMU)]
**Additional Links Forthcoming
**Examples of Accessibility in Higher Education
***Web Compliance, Example, [https://accessibility.oit.ncsu.edu/blog/2014/04/14/2014-nc-state-global-accessibility-awareness-day-website-challenge/ NC State Global Accessibility Awareness Day, Website Challenge]
***Policy, [http://www.washington.edu/accessibility/requirements/example-policies/ University of Washington: Example Policies in Higher Education]
***Procurement, Example, [http://ati.gmu.edu/policy/ George Mason University Procurement - ASC Review Board]
***Training/Awareness, Example: [http://it.wisc.edu/ University of Wisconsin-Madison Accessibility 101]
===Social Media, Accessibility and Disability Inclusion (May 2016)===
===Social Media, Accessibility and Disability Inclusion (May 2016)===

Revision as of 09:45, 6 June 2016

General Information

  • WAG meets online the first Wednesday of every month from 11:00am - 12:00pm (EST) via Collaborate web conferencing solution
  • To receive the login link and attend live sessions, please join the WAG Listserv by emailing wag@amac.gatech.edu
  • All are welcome to access session recordings; links provided below.
  • Technical Support for Collaborate is available 24/7 and 365 days a year by calling:
    • U.S. and North America, Toll Free: 1 (877) 382-2293
    • U.K. Toll Free: (0800) 051-7248
    • Ireland: 800 64 4528
    • Australia, Toll Free: 1 (800) 26-7338
    • International, Non Toll Free: 1 (606) 274-2370

Request a Meeting Topic

  • WAG meeting topics are member-driven.
  • If you would like to request training on a specific topic, request a vendor demo, or recommend a Guest Speaker, please email wag@amac.gatech.edu

Recordings and Resource Links (2016)

Accessible Online Courses: Challenges and Solutions, and GMU Accessibility Initiative (June 2016)

Social Media, Accessibility and Disability Inclusion (May 2016)

ICT Accessibility MOOC and Legal Updates in Web Accessibility and Higher Education (Mar 2016)

WAI-ARIA: Intro to Accessible Dynamic Web Content (Feb 2016)

Recordings and Resource Links (2015)

10 Tips for Applying WCAG 2.0 to Mobile Websites

Accessibility Trends, Endeavors and Stories of Inspiration

Accessible Knowledge: the Opportunities and Challenges of MOOCS

Captioning Services and Interactive Transcripts

Technology Opening the Door to Education for First Nations People in Australia

The Changing Legal Landscape of Video in Higher Education

Recordings and Resource Links (2014)

Organizing Your Website Project for Accessibility

  • Presenter: Brian Dixon, WebsiteWorker.com

AMAC Services

  • Presenter: Dr. Christopher Lee, Director AMAC Accessibility Solutions and Research Center

Writing Effective Alt Text

  • Presenter: Janet Sylvia, WAG Leader

Designing Websites for All Users

  • Presenters: Janet Sylvia, WAG Leader; Austin Kovarik, former WAG Co-leader, and Dave Wynne, former WAG Co-leader