Accessibility in the classroom—tools that impact my students – Office Blogs

Creating a collaborative, inclusive classroom has many moving parts and pieces—and finding the right balance can be challenging. As a special education teacher, I am constantly on the hunt for technology and tools that give students with disabilities an environment that is personalized, differentiated and yet as close to their peers’ experience as possible. IContinue reading “Accessibility in the classroom—tools that impact my students – Office Blogs”

Make your Word documents accessible – Office Support

This topic gives you step-by-step instructions to make your Word documents accessible to people with disabilities.People who are blind or have low vision can understand your documents more easily if you create them with accessibility in mind. Visual Components such as this image need meaningful alternate text. Curated by (Lifekludger) Read full article at Source:Continue reading “Make your Word documents accessible – Office Support”

Accessibility in Office 365—enabling greater digital inclusion – Office Blogs

The 2016 International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD), focuses on laying the foundation for a future of greater inclusion for persons with disabilities. In honor of IDPD, we invite all Office 365 customers to lay the foundation for a more inclusive digital environment by discovering and using accessibility capabilities built into Office 365. CreateContinue reading “Accessibility in Office 365—enabling greater digital inclusion – Office Blogs”

Microsoft Tackles Office Mobile Accessibility, Adds Excel Toolset

Microsoft announces upcoming accessibility enhancements for Office 365 Android and iOS apps and adds several new data transformation options to Excel. Building on Office’s existing accessibility options for visually impaired users, Microsoft revealed that it plans to add new capabilities.” I am excited to announce that Office 365 teams are not only working on enhancingContinue reading “Microsoft Tackles Office Mobile Accessibility, Adds Excel Toolset”

Accessibility in Office 365—progress in 2015 and plans for 2016 – Office Blogs

Our goals are to ensure that: People with disabilities can communicate, consume and create content on any device. Everyone can easily create content that is accessible for all people. We have a strong track record of compliance with accessibility standards for our productivity applications on PCs and for our communication applications, including Section 508 ProcurementContinue reading “Accessibility in Office 365—progress in 2015 and plans for 2016 – Office Blogs”