Learn easy ways to start making your content more accessible for people with cognitive disabilities. Realize that designing for cognitive accessibility will improve your design for all.
Is it important that people with cognitive disabilities are as independent as possible when using digital information? Work with children or adults? If you answered yes, and you:
Want to learn what can be made cognitively accessible
Want to discover tools people with cognitive disabilities may be using
Need strategies, tools for making content accessible
Want to learn what others are doing to create a more accessible digital world - improving "the rules"
then this is the session for you! Assistive technology needs content built with accessibility in mind. We have tools, resources, and experience to share.
- Identify 3 barriers encountered by people with cognitive disabilities when accessing digital information.
- Identify 3 ways assistive technology is used by people with cognitive disabilities to access digital information.
- Identify 3 steps content authors can take while writing content to improve digital accessibility for those with cognitive disabilities.