Creating Accessible Content

The National Center on Disability and Access to Education ( addresses issues of technology and disability in education policies and practices to enhance the lives of people with disabilities and their families. Made possible by a grant from the Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, the NCDAE has created many resources intended to increase awareness of universal access and the need to develop accessible electronically-mediated education.

Creating Accessible Content Cheatsheets   

Resources for creating accessible materials for individuals with disabilities has been developed by the DO IT program at the University of Washington. Information can be found by clicking on the following links:

Captions: Improving Access to Postsecondary Education

Captioning Lecture Capture Videos: A Promising Teaching Practice

IT Accessibility: What Web Developers Have to Say

Real Connections: Making Distance Learning Accessible to Everyone

AccessCollege: The Faculty Room (University of Washington)

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