Welcome to the second installment of tips for making your Canvas courses more accessible! Use alternative text for images Nearly all editors allow for alternate text to go along with images. This alternate text gets picked up by a screenreader and is read aloud to the user. You can add alternate text to images in … Continue reading What’s Accessibility Got To Do, Got To Do With It? Alternate Text for Your Images
How do you add an image to a Canvas page? First, here’s how to do it in our current LMS, Angel: (upload the image) Manage tab, Course Files Manager, Add Content, Drag-and-drop, drag file from your computer to Angel window (insert image on a page you're editing) Click Insert Image button, browse server, course, click … Continue reading Canvas tease – adding images to a page
Finding Images on the Internet I have listed some of my favorite online image sources. Google Images http://images.google.com Bing Images http://www.bing.com/images Yahoo images http://images.search.yahoo.com Geograph http://www.geograph.org.uk/ NASA images http://www.nasaimages.org Morguefile http://www.morguefile.com “A morgue file is a place to keep post production materials for use of reference, an inactive job file. This morgue file contains free … Continue reading Looking for an image?