Accessibility in Technology

Kellogg Community College is committed to providing equitable access to information technology for KCC Users, including services and the environments in which information technology is used. The Accessibility in Technology policy* establishes minimum standards for the accessibility of Technology-related Environments considered necessary to meet this goal and ensure compliance with applicable state and federal regulations.

KCC currently has an oversight entity: Accessibility Task Force (ATF) whose purpose is is to develop and promote the overall accessibility of Kellogg Community College in relation to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance for students, staff, and the community.

For information, tutorials, and tips on creating accessible learning technologies, please browse through the technology tutorial list below or contact Learning Technologies (learntec@kellogg.edu or 269-965-9691 ext. 2378).

* approved by the Kellogg Community College Board of Trustees January 17, 2018

Overview

Learning Management System (Moodle)

Course Syllabus

Office Documents

Adobe

Other

Additional Resources

Web accessibility guidelines (WCAG 2.0)

The Landscape of Web Accessibility in Higher Education – What you need to know now
Michigan Community College Association (MCCA)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCk-vQeSZEg&feature=youtu.be

The Section 508 refresh and what it means for higher education
EDUCAUSEreview, Dec. 4, 2017
https://er.educause.edu/articles/2017/12/the-section-508-refresh-and-what-it-means-for-higher-education

WAVE (Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool) toolbar
http://wave.webaim.org/toolbar/

Colour Contrast Analyser
http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/contrastAnalyser

Diagram Center: Building new paths to accessibility
http://diagramcenter.org/