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Culturally Responsive Pedagogy and Trauma Responsive Pedagogy (Webinar)

Online

Description Both Culturally Responsive Practices (CRP) and Trauma Responsive Practices (TRP) can offer us insight and support as we shift to bring students quality and compassionate education during the COVID-19 pandemic and the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd. Both CRP and TRP understand that when we are marginalized or overwhelmed, our learning capacity... Continue Reading →

Free

Introduction to the “Creating Accessible Course Documents” short course (Webinar)

Online

Description The webinar is for people who are taking, or thinking of taking, the Minnesota State short course "Creating Accessible Course Documents," and functions as an introduction to this course.  Come and get a feel for the goals, expectations, and navigation for this course. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering,... Continue Reading →

Free

Creating Accessible Course Documents (3 week short course)

Online

February 8 - February 28, 2021 Description  This three week short course provides faculty and staff and opportunity to practice make digital materials accessible to those who use a screen reader. The course will introduce participants to basic techniques for using tools available in the Microsoft Office suite including Word and PowerPoint.  Additionally, participants will... Continue Reading →

Free

Culturally Responsive Pedagogy and Open Educational Pedagogy (Webinar)

Online

Description Both Culturally Responsive Pedagogy (CRP) and Open Educational Pedagogy (OEP) can offer us insight and support as we shift to bring students quality and compassionate education during the COVID-19 pandemic and the aftermath of George Floyd’s killing. CRP advocates that education utilize student’s lived experience; OEP advocates that education empower students as partners in... Continue Reading →

Free

Is Time an Issue? Finding Accessible Materials (Webinar)

Online

Description This webinar will look at how to search for accessible materials, including links to options both within libraries and through the general internet. RSVP Required  Use the RSVP tool below to register.  After registering, a calendar invite with details on how to join will be sent to you, please add this event to your calendar.  Data Use: Campuses... Continue Reading →

Free

Creating Accessible Course Documents: Summer 2021 (3 week short course)

Online

June 7 - June 27, 2021 Description  This three week short course provides faculty and staff and opportunity to practice making digital materials accessible to those who use a screen reader. The course will introduce participants to basic techniques for using tools available in the Microsoft Office suite including Word and PowerPoint.  Additionally, participants will... Continue Reading →

Free

Captioning Beyond Accommodation (Webinar)

Online

Description Learn about the myriad benefits closed captioning offers to all students and why it’s critical that captioning be made available for all course videos. RSVP Required Use the RSVP tool below... Continue Reading →

Free

Is Time an Issue? Finding Accessible Materials

Online

Description You want to teach with accessible online materials, but don't really know where to look.  Here's a chance to see some options, and to share with others something that you have found!  There are some wonderful online materials out there. We will explore just a few, and give you ideas of where you might... Continue Reading →

Free