Educause has released its 2018 Key Issues in Teaching and Learning. The Educause Learning Initiative (ELI) conducts an annual survey of over 900 people to identify key issues for the field. These key issues support programming and topics throughout the year. In 2017 the flagship organization in higher education technology found that Accessibility & UDL is the fourth largest issue facing teaching and learning. Now, in 2018, Accessibility & UDL has climbed up two spots to the second largest issue. Read why UDL is a key issue this year here.
Department of Education Digital Accessibility Audits: The Importance of Being Proactive
With the U.S. Department of Education conducting digital accessibility compliance reviews, our partners at Texthelp created this useful webinar to shed more light on why the audits are taking place and the importance of constantly improving when it comes to accessibility in K-12 and Higher Education.