DSI-CLEAR's Lunch & Learn Spring Series

DSI CLEAR's Lunch & Learn Spring Series: Creating Inclusive Curricula with Accessible Course Content

Come enjoy a free lunch and make your online course more inclusive! Accessibility is the first step in inclusive curricula. The online learning experts in DSI-CLEAR will show you step-by-step how to make your online course content accessible for all students.

All events in this Lunch & Learn Series will be in-person, streamed virtually, and recorded. Please attend as you are able. These sessions will be hands-on, so come with your course content and questions. Register here!

Friday, January 28 | 12-1 CT | SSB 102 | Accessibility Overview 

In this session, faculty will identify common accessibility issues and errors regarding course documents with a hands-on activity. The accessibility experts in DSI-CLEAR will provide a summary of accessible features that instructors can implement across several digital formats, such as Canvas content, Word, PowerPoints, PDFs, and Excel files. Register here

Friday, February 25 | 12-1 CT | SSB 105 | Creating Accessible Online Videos with Canvas Studio 

In this hands-on session, faculty will develop, create, and host accessible multimedia content for their courses using Canvas Studio. Whether you are a video novice or veteran, you will leave knowing how use existing browser-based video tools to create videos ready for student engagement. Register here

Friday, March 25 | 12-1 CT | SSB 102 | How to Find FREE Images to Supplement Course Content 

In this hands-on session, DSI-CLEAR's lead multimedia designers will show faculty how to curate and use free visual resources to improve course content! You will walk away with a better understanding of how to effectively use these resources to meet accessibility and copyright standards. Register here

Wednesday, March 30 | 12-1 PM CT | Greet and Teach: How to Improve Your Online Teaching Practices | SSB 102

UNT graduate students and interested faculty, join DSI-CLEAR for a FREE lunch while learning about online teaching from UNT faculty! A faculty panel will share tips for designing online curricula, working with students one-on-one and in groups, and developing learning objectives and assessments. The event will be a 45-minute moderated discussion followed by Q&A and information on DSI-CLEAR's GSTEP course. This event will be in-person, streamed virtually, and recorded. Please attend as you are able. Free lunch will be provided for in-person attendees. Zoom link will be sent to registrants before the event.  Register here.

Friday, April 22 |12-1 CT | SSB 102 | How to Review Textbooks for Accessibility  

In this hands-on session, engage with strategies for ensuring initial accessibility of course content before committing to third-party materials or platforms. Faculty will apply concepts through examples and activities alongside the accessibility experts from DSI-CLEAR. Register here

 

Date: 01/28/22
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Virtual
Contact: Register Online
Email: aubree.evans@unt.edu
Phone: 940.369.5752