Online Learning and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
The Accessible Classroom is a video series exploring web accessibility for K-12 education. We’ll dive into concepts and tools that can help schools ensure access to digital learning spaces for all students. In this first video, Jeff takes takes a look at the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) from the perspective of schools.
Section 504, Section 794 of The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 – https://www.dol.gov/oasam/regs/statutes/sec504.htm
Section 508 of The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 – https://www.access-board.gov/guidelines-and-standards/communications-and-it/about-the-ict-refresh/final-rule/i-executive-summary
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines – https://www.w3.org/WAI/standards-guidelines/wcag/