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10 Common Gotchas in Accessible Development

taught by: Elizabeth Simister


Accessibility is a critical component of any commercial tool, application, or website. This is especially true for educational technology. This session will provide an overview of the 10 most common mistakes, misconceptions, and misunderstandings made by developers who are getting started with accessible web development. You will learn how to think through these “gotchas” to ensure your applications, extensions, and tools meet the highest standards for accessibility and become the tools of choice for educators.

Practical Skills:

  • How to avoid the common mistakes that most developers new to accessibility make


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