Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

This interactive workshop explains the basics of accessibility. This discussion
begins with addressing the reason behind creating accessible materials (not just
the boring legal issues).  The workshop
will examine the key components of different material formats.
Participant will learn about the needs of those who benefit from accessible
materials. A demonstration will be given to explore the assistive technology
tools used by individuals. Finally, UCF employees will be provided with
resources and a list of tips on what can be done to make sure materials are
accessible.  Register Now for SDES06!

Why
·Understanding Section 508 of the Rehabilitation
Act
·Digital Media Copyright Act (DMCA)
·Diverse populations
·Digital needs for mobile technology

What
·What is a Tagged PDFs vs. untagged PDFs
·Understanding alt text on an image
·Understanding closed captioning on a video
·Understanding accessible and inaccessible Web
sites
·Understanding tools learners with blind or low
vision use
·Understanding tools learners with physical
impairments use
·Understanding tools learners with a learning
disability use

How

·Checking your course materials for accessibility
(brief)
·Checking your email, flyers and marketing for
accessibility
·Checking your survey for accessibility
·Built-in web/software tools available
·Resources and tips for reference      

Identification of Learning Outcomes:
Integrity – Keeping in mind the diverse
needs of all UCF staff and students, this program will demonstrate strategies
to help the UCF community be a more inclusive environment.
Creativity – This program will encourage UCF  employees to create and design digital content
with the same rich imagination using the same familiar tools while
incorporating easy best practices of accessibility.

Presenter’s contact information & brief biography
:  Brad Held is the Assistive Technology
Coordinator for the Student Disability Services office at UCF. He earned his
Bachelor’s degree in Applied Biotechnology at the University of Georgia in
2006. Prior to arriving at UCF, Brad worked in Assistive Technology for almost
ten years: four years in a public school K-12 setting with Gwinnett County
Public Schools in Georgia and five years in higher-education at The University
of Georgia and The University of South Carolina.  He is certified in Assistive Technology
Applications.

Location:

Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC *

*This event occurs on multiple dates/times. This event takes place at this location on this date.

Event runs on multiple dates (select event date for details)

Date Location
October 12, 2015, 3:30 p.m. UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room
November 10, 2015, 3:30 p.m. UCF Human Resources - Innovative Center: Training Room
February 8, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
March 9, 2016, 9 a.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
April 5, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Teaching Academy: 303
April 18, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
May 10, 2016, 9 a.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
September 27, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
October 18, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
November 9, 2016, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
February 16, 2017, 3 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC
March 22, 2017, 3:30 p.m. Human Resource: OD & Training: HR 105 ABC

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