Accessible Content for Moodle : June 2021

Stephen Howell speaking to the camera on Zoom Webinar. 

Microsoft Learning Tools with Stephen Howell

Microsoft Learning Tools with Stephen Howell In his session, Stephen presented Microsoft Learning Tools, taking attendees through Microsoft OneNote, Microsoft Word and Powerpoint. About the Speaker Stephen Howell has 22 years of experience in software engineering, lecturing, program management. He has also been a teacher in the education industry. Stephen… Read More »Microsoft Learning Tools with Stephen Howell

Title slide with heading "Accessibility maturity at institution and module level with Alistair McNaught" and Alistair McNaught Consultancy LTD logo in top right corner

Accessibility maturity at institution and module level with Alistair McNaught

Accessibility Maturity at Institution and Module Level with Alistair McNaught Translating accessibility into everyday language and practice is the key to culture change. In this session, Alistair McNaught introduced two education-focused models that help locate digital accessibility in holistic frameworks that are meaningful to all staff and reflect their different… Read More »Accessibility maturity at institution and module level with Alistair McNaught

Helen Wilson shared her first slide on zoom webinar, slide reads, Welcome to SCULPT for accessibility, Helen Wilson, Digital Designer and SCULPT lead, Worcestershire county council

SCULPT Accessibility Awareness Building with Helen Wilson 

SCULPT Accessibility Awareness Building with Helen Wilson  SCULPT for Accessibility emerged from research that explored digital literacy and digital accessibility. This presentation will take you through the journey of how SCULPT was developed, embedded as part of their mandatory learning expectation for all new starters and existing staff, and their… Read More »SCULPT Accessibility Awareness Building with Helen Wilson 

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Alternate Media Made Easy with Tanja Stevns and Lars Ballieu Christensen

Alternate Media Made Easy with Tanja Stevns and Lars Ballieu Christensen Empowering students, faculty and staff with disabilities, Lars and Tanja demonstrate how automated document conversion and remediation service SensusAccess can convert documents into a range of alternate formats such as Braille, e-books, digital large-print and audio. The service can… Read More »Alternate Media Made Easy with Tanja Stevns and Lars Ballieu Christensen

Brickfield Education Labs logo with title reading "Writing ALT text for Images" Huw Alexander TextBox Digital

Writing Alt Text for Images with Huw Alexander 

Writing Alt Text for Images with Huw Alexander  In his presentation, ‘Enriching the Moodle environment with alt text and image descriptions’, textBOX’s Huw Alexander demonstrates the focus|LOCUS method for writing immersive image descriptions within VLEs. About the speaker Huw Alexander is the Managing Director of textBOX Digital. textBOX creates alt… Read More »Writing Alt Text for Images with Huw Alexander 

Brickfield Education Labs logo with title reading "Finding, Fixing and future-proofing your moodle courses" Karen Holland and Gavin Henrick Brickfield Education Labs

Finding, Fixing and Future-Proofing your Moodle Courses

Finding, Fixing and Future-Proofing your Moodle Courses Karen Holland and Gavin Henrick are co-founders of Brickfield Education Labs. In their session, they covered how to find, fix and future-proof Moodle courses and content using the Accessibility Toolkit. They also ran through the features of the Brickfield Accessibility Toolkit, and how… Read More »Finding, Fixing and Future-Proofing your Moodle Courses

Sander Bangma shares screen over zoom webinar with slide reading 'Moodle LMS Accessibility Sander Bangma Head of Moodle LMS Moodle HQ

Welcome with Sander Bangma

Welcome with Sander Bangma As the host of Brickfield Education Lab’s first accessibility conference, Gavin welcomed all attendees and speakers in this session and then introduced Sander Bangma. Sander kicked off the event by highlighting Moodle’s approach to accessibility and the Moodle journey to achieving accessibility accreditation. About the speaker… Read More »Welcome with Sander Bangma