Accessible Written Content

Student Needs

  • Access to digital formats of text for adaptive technology
  • Opportunities to engage with content in multiple ways


  • Provide the reading list well in advance
  • Reconsider textbooks that will be delayed in being available to students
  • Select readings that are available in accessible digital formats (seek assistance if this is unclear).
  • Be prepared for requests for digital versions of tests and exams.
  • Utilize online platforms that are compliant with WCAG 2.0 standards for web accessibility.
  • Provide speaking notes in an accessible digital format.

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