Digital Accessibility Trends in Education

Session Evaluation

Class description

Are you aware of the legal risks associated with Digital Accessibility at your institution?  Are you aware of the lawsuits in the higher education space related to access to course materials for students?  Are you concerned that your institution might be exposed to legal risk and unaware of the consequences?

In our Digital Accessibility Trends session SSB will focus on key digital accessibility trends and developments in the education sector.  We will share the current state in the education sector regarding lawsuits, legal actions, OCR claims and provide insight into future projections for the market.  Additionally, we will provide a view into the latest technologies as well as a detailed look at the laws and regulations that impact educational institutions.

Speaker

Owen Edwards

Date

May 17th, 2017

Time

10:15 am-11:45 am

Class level

Beginner

Class type

Lecture

Track

Business Strategy

Prerequisites

None

Take Aways

  • Overview of the accessibility environment for educational institutions – including a view into recent lawsuits impacting education
  • Big picture trends and numbers
  • Overview of the various laws and regulations that need to be considered as an institution of higher learning

Location

Room TH 303: SSB Bart Room

Session Evaluation

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