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Global Accessibility Awareness Day at Blackboard

Join us online on May 18 to discuss trending topics on accessibility in education.

Let's share ideas on how to make education truly accessible to all.

To mark the sixth Global Accessibility Awareness Day, Blackboard is promoting a free follow-the-sun series of webinars covering trending topics on digital access in education. Join us on Thursday, May 18th 2017, to discuss accessibility in Education, learn from your peers and share your ideas.

The webinar series will happen across different time zones and will bring together Blackboard experts and leading academics.

Webinar sessions:

A detailed overview of the sessions can be found here. All webinars will take place on May 18th, 2017.

Session 1
(Sydney, AEST)

Creating a truly inclusive experience
10:30am AEST (Sydney, Australia)

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Session 2
(London, BST)

How Digital Accessibility Can Support an Inclusive and Engaging Learning Experience
1pm BST (London, UK)

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Session 3
(Bogota, COT)

(In Spanish) Breaking Barriers: Reaching all Learners through Digital Accessibility
10am COT (Bogota, Colombia)

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Session 4
pre-recorded (Washington, D.C., EDT)

Interview with Gallaudet: Importance of accessibility and its impact on students
10am EDT (Washington, D.C.,USA)

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Session 5
(Berkeley, PDT)

Creating a university policy around accessibility
8am PDT (Berkeley, CA, USA)

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Session 6
(Missoula, MDT)

How to use industry standard LMS features to create accessible courses
11am MDT (Missoula, MT, USA)

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Session 7
(Washington, D.C., EDT)

BITS Webinar – Accessibility at Blackboard
3pm EDT (Washington, D.C., USA)

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Session 8
(Lawrence, CDT)

Lose the stigma of leaving the classroom
4pm CDT (Lawrence, KS, USA)

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Registrations for the webinars are now closed.