D2L HTML Document Templates

WHAT ARE D2L HTML DOCUMENT TEMPLATES? HTML document templates are customizable templates, designed by D2L, to help Instructors create accessible, professional looking HTML content pages. The templates are fully responsive and are to be edited using the HTML Editor in D2L. There are currently ten templates to select from, allowing Instructors to create a variety […]

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Alternative Text (Alt Text) for Images, Charts, Graphs, Tables and Diagrams

WHAT IS ALTERNATIVE TEXT? Alternative text is the text equivalent, read by screen readers, to present the content and function of the image, chart, graph, table, or diagram. Alternative text will look very different on a case-by-case basis depending on the content and function of the item. By providing alternative text, users with visual impairments […]

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Adobe Acrobat Pro DC Accessibility Wizard

To ensure that PDFs are accessible to all students, make it a habit to use the Accessibility Action Wizard and Full Check! Adobe Acrobat Pro DC has two accessibility checkers available, the Make Accessible Action Wizard, and the Accessibility- Full Check. Both checkers inspect PDF documents and identify potential accessibility issues. MAKE ACCESSIBLE ACTION WIZARD […]

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D2L Binder App Service to Be Discontinued

On May 31, 2019, the Binder App (both on-device and web-based) will no longer be supported by D2L. Existing Binder users can continue to use the app until then, but should be aware of the following dates and updates to the functionality of the Binder App. Important Dates for Existing Binder App Users: November 1st, […]

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Microsoft Office Accessibility Checker

To ensure that Microsoft Office files (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) are accessible to all students, make it a habit to use the Accessibility Checker! Available for both Windows and Mac, the Accessibility Checker inspects Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Excel spreadsheets for potential accessibility issues. The Checker reviews files for potential accessibility issues. When the […]

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D2L Accessibility Checker

Instructors, did you know that D2L has an Accessibility Checker, available within D2L Web Pages, that reviews content for potential accessibility issues? The Accessibility Checker will indicate if issues are detected and offer suggestions to fix any identified accessibility issue(s). ACCESSIBILITY CHECKER- ISSUES DETECTED ACCESSIBILITY CHECKER- NO ISSUES DETECTED The Accessibility Checker reviews content for […]

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Kaltura Updates for Fall 2018

Kaltura is LCC’s video platform that allows Instructors to create, store, and stream multimedia including video, audio, and screen capture. Kaltura has been updated with new features including: Insert Kaltura Kaltura In-Video Quizzing Redesigned Kaltura Editor in My Media New to Kaltura? To learn about Kaltura and all of its capabilities, visit the Kaltura Section […]

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