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11 February 2022

Digital Demo: Blackboard Ally

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Blackboard Ally provides students with alternative formats of resources you upload to unit sites, with a click of a button. It also checks resources against WCAG2.1 accessibility standards and gives teachers instant feedback and step-by-step instructions to improve the accessibility of each resource. In this digital demo Inclusive Education Lecturer Danni Mccarthy and DLF Project Lead Ambili Sasidharan will be covering:

  • Alternative resource formats and translations
  • Reviewing a unit accessibility score
  • Fixing issues to improve the accessibility score
  • Unit accessibility reports


  • Inclusive Education Lecturer, Danni Mccarthy
  • Digital Learning Project Lead, Ambili Sasidharan

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Image attribution: Photo by Esperanza Doronila on Unsplash

Registration is required. There are 291 seats available.


Date:21 February 2022
Time:2pm – 2.30pm AEDT
Cost:Free (Deakin community only)
Event category:Deakin only
Organiser:Deakin Library


Venue name:Online
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