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Blackboard Ally Workshop Part 1 of 2
April 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
(Training Part 1 of 2)
Blackboard Ally is a revolutionary product that focuses on making digital course content more accessible. Using inclusivity, sustainability and automation as its key pillars, Blackboard Ally helps you understand and tackle accessibility in a way that benefits all students.
Close and Seamless Integration
Raise awareness and visibility of accessibility by integrating directly into the Learning Management System and existing workflows.
Automatically checks course materials against the WCAG 2.0 standard
Alternative Accessible Formats
Apply advanced machine learning algorithms to provide all students access to more accessible alternatives such as Semantic HTML, ePub, Audio and Electronic Braille.
Feedback and Guidance
Deliver in-context feedback and guidance to help instructors improve the accessibility of their content and build towards a sustainable change in behavior.
Gain deep understanding of your institution’s performance through the institution-wide course content accessibility report.
Proactively tackle accessibility and target both instructors and content to maximize results.
Benefits All Students
A unique inclusive approach to accessibility that focuses on improving the quality and usability of course materials for all students.
Move your institution up on the accessibility spectrum through Ally’s 3-step approach of automation, instructor engagement and measuring performance