Please note: these presentations provide general information and do not represent a complete recitation of the applicable law and OCR policy in these areas. They do not address specific issues of compliance because determinations of compliance depend on specific facts on a case-by-case basis. The language used in these slides is approved for the purposes of these presentations only and should not be used for other purposes.
Through webinars, OCR provides information technology professionals, including recipients’ webmasters, with vital information concerning website accessibility, including suggestions for design decisions that recipients should adopt to ensure that their online programs, services, and activities are accessible to individual with disabilities. A webinar will be offered on each of the following dates:
May 29, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
June 5, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
June 12, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
If you are interested in participating in one of these webinars, please send your request to OCRWebAccessTA@ed.gov; include your name, preferred webinar, and contact information. If you have accessibility needs, please indicate that in your request. You are encouraged to invite your vendors to attend these webinars. Dates for future webinars will be posted.
In addition, OCR is available to conduct personalized interactive webinars with individual recipients. In advance of the personalized webinar, OCR staff will identify a sampling of web accessibility concerns that currently impede access to the recipient’s online programs. OCR will discuss those concerns and ways to address them with the recipient during the webinar. If you are interested in participating in one of these webinars, please send your request to OCRWebAccessTA@ed.gov, as noted above.