DSS Faculty Portal
Log-in for Faculty to access the DSS Portal. This portal allows faculty to acknowledge classroom accommodation requests, review all requests for a specific class, completes DSS Testing Agreements, upload syllabi or tests, etc.
UM Faculty should use this address to email exams scheduled to be proctored by DSS.
Accessible Syllabus Project
A Tulane University website dedicated to helping instructors build a syllabus that plans for diverse student abilities and promotes an atmosphere in which students feel comfortable, maximizing learning and comprehension.
Creating Accessible Documents
Learn how to create accessible documents in Microsoft Office and download step-by-step illustrated guides.
EASI-Equal Access to Software and Information
EASI is a provider of online training on accessible information technology for persons with disabilities.
The Faculty Room-Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology
Provided through the University of Washington, this website is for postsecondary faculty and administrators to learn to create classroom environments and academic activities that maximize the learning of all students, including those with disabilities.
This page describes a simple piece of animation named ‘PacerSpacer.’ It is important for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing individuals to allow sufficient time for them to read the PowerPoint slides before you begin talking. For Deaf/HH individuals, this means allowing time for them to stop watching the interpreter or you, switch their attention to a slide, and then return their attention to either the interpreter or you. With an interpreter, even more time is required since there is a slight lag time between what you say and the signing of that message.
WebAIM-Web Accessibility in Mind
An initiative of Center for Persons with Disabilities and Utah State University that provides tools and resources regarding web accessibility.
W3C-Web Accessibility Initiative
WAI: Strategies, guidelines and resources to make the web accessible to people with disabilities.