IMC Webinar Review: Accessible Apps for Students

The Instructional Materials Center (IMC) offered monthly webinars for educators during the past school year. We posted the recordings of the webinars on our For Educators: Trainings page and on the IDB YouTube channel.

Here is one of those webinars focusing on accessible apps for students. We take a dive into mobile apps. With so many apps available it can be overwhelming to search through what apps are out there and which ones are accessible. Join our Accessible Media Specialist, Tyler Swett, as he highlights apps for students that are accessible and useable by all skill levels. All apps shown will be free apps.

IMC Webinar Review: ePub Crash Course

The Instructional Materials Center (IMC) offered monthly webinars for educators during the past school year. We posted the recordings of the webinars on our For Educators: Trainings page and on the IDB YouTube channel.

Here is one of those webinars focusing on ePub where we take a look at the ePub format. We go over what it is, how to use it with your students, and converting files into ePub format.

IMC Webinar Review: Learning Management Systems and Accessibility

The Instructional Materials Center (IMC) offered monthly webinars for educators during the past school year. We posted the recordings of the webinars on our For Educators: Trainings page and on the IDB YouTube channel.

Here is one of those webinars focusing on Learning Management Systems. With a school years looking much different than in the past, schools have been implementing online/hybrid learning. They are doing this by using Learning Management Systems (LMS) to teach students and have assignments/projects/tests online. In this webinar we will be focusing on Google Classroom and Blackboard. Primarily on how to make your online class more accessible by using tools that already exist on these platforms. We will also go over some of the barriers or pitfalls that can occur.

IMC Webinar Review: Overview of BARD (Braille and Audio Reading Download), Bookshare and Learning Ally

The Instructional Materials Center (IMC) offered monthly webinars for educators during the past school year. We posted the recordings of the webinars on our For Educators: Trainings page and on the IDB YouTube channel.

Here is one of those webinars focusing on providing an overview of resources students can use to access books and materials in various formats.  Join library staff as they give an overview of BARD (Braille and Audio Reading Download), Bookshare, and Learning Ally.

Resources:
BARD Information
Bookshare
Learning Ally Information