Keep up with the latest news and innovations in ADA/508 compliance with the web resources below.
APUS is committed to providing all students with an exemplary educational experience. The institution complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act. Copyright staff at APUS play an integral role in the process of ensuring the accessibility of the university's classrooms to all of our students.
The checklist below is meant to act as a top-level guide for APUS faculty while developing content for the university's learning management system:
Did you know that MS Word and MS and Excel are not 508 compliant? Here are some useful resources to help you to make your Microsoft documents and spreadsheets fully accessible:
Academic Video Online is an online streaming media service available to APUS staff, faculty and students through the database section of the Richard G. Trefry Library. This tutorial will show how to use the Transcript function as closed captioning: http://library.gmu.edu/tutorials/accessibility-academic-video-online
For an in-depth look at how to find more library resources like this at APUS, please visit the "How do I find my way around the APUS Library website?" tutorial.
(credit: adapted under CC:4.0 from http://library.gmu.edu/tutorials/accessibility-academic-video-online )