Ally for Course Accessibility in Canvas

Question

What is Ally and why are some of my documents listed as not accessible? 

Environment

Canvas

Answer

Ally is a tool within Canvas that allows BGSU faculty to make digital course content more accessible for students with disabilities or different styles of learning. The benefits of utilizing Ally include the ability for students to select from several file formats in their Canvas courses including an enhanced version of the original file, semantic HTML, electronic braille, and an audio version of that file. To learn more about Ally please visit the Office of the Provost website.

If you have additional questions in regards to properly utilizing the Ally tool, please contact the Center for Faculty Excellence at 419-372-6898.

For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services at 419-372-0999 or through chat.

Details

Article ID: 51366
Created
Tue 4/3/18 8:15 AM
Modified
Tue 6/30/20 11:29 AM