ED Accessibility Requirements for Electronic Documents

Sept 2011 Memorandum to Assistant Secretaries—Memo outlines federal legal requirements on accessibility and ED's initiative to improve IT and Internet accessibility.

Key Concepts for Creating Accessible Documents—Concepts from Section 508 requirements to create accessible documents usable by individuals with any type of disability.

Below are requirements for making accessible documents at ED listed by document type.

Microsoft Office Word

Microsoft Office PowerPoint

Microsoft Office Excel

PDF Documents


Last Modified: 01/27/2015