Accessible Education Resources

Effective Communication

This section provides general information on effective communications for students with disabilities in public elementary and secondary schools.

Frequently Asked Questions on Effective Communication for Students with Hearing, Vision, or Speech Disabilities in Public Elementary and Secondary Schools

Making Web Content, Educational Information Technology and Documents Accessible

This section provides resources to assist those who are managing web content or producing instructional documents to ensure accessibility.

Edmonds School District Frequently Asked Questions about Web and Technology Accessibility

Accessibility quick reference document (QRD) - Under Construction

General Information on Accessibility

OSPI Section 504 and Students with Disabilities

Department of Justice Accessible Technology Guidelines

Web Accessibility

WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

Introduction to Web Accessibility

Web Accessibility 101: Web Headings for Screen Readers by SSB Bart Group

Effective Color Contrast by SSB Bart Group

Guidelines for "alt text" in HTML

Document and Multimedia Accessibility

Adobe Training on Accessible Documents

Creating Accessible Documents in Acrobat Pro DC

Creating Accessible PDF documents Contains instructions for making scanned documents accessible

Creating Accessible PDF Documents Contains instructions for Acrobat Pro 11

Accessible PDF Best Practices This document gives best practices for Section 508 accessibility

Creating Accessible Office files

Creating Accessible Word Documents

Creating Accessible Excel Documents

Creating Accessible Power Point Presentations

Creating Accessible Videos and Multimedia Products

Creating Accessible PDFs from Word 2016 for Mac

Creating Accessible PDFs in Office 2016

Assistive Technology

Accessible Technology at the UW

Assistive Technology 101

Disability.gov's Guide to Assistive and Adaptive Technologies

Special Education Technology Center at Central Washington University

NVDA Free Screen Reader

Learn how to use NVDA Screen Reader

Windows Screen Magnifier

Free Screen Magnifier Software for All Platforms

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Updated: 7/18/2017

 

 

 

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