TWT Webinar: Digital Inclusion & Accessibility- A Guide to Inclusive E-Learning

Live Webinar

This webinar was previously run on July 26, 2019 , 7 p.m. CDT

Presenter: Fiona Smith, M.Ed. (D.E.), B.A. (Advanced)

Dear Colleagues,
In the 21st century, it has become essential to start addressing the topic of digital inclusion and accessibility to ensure a safer and more considerate online learning environment. English Online is happy to invite one of its veteran and committed volunteer e-tutors; Fiona Smith as a guest speaker. She will share some information about how to be more inclusive and accessible in today’s digital world.

By the end of this webinar, You will:

  • obtain information on digital inclusion and accessibility and their importance
  • be introduced to a basic digital accessibility checklist and resources
  • learn how to be more inclusive and accessible to different types of online learners with a focus on newcomers

About the Presenter:

Fiona Smith holds a Master’s degree in Distance Education from Athabasca University. She is a Winnipeg- based equality, inclusion, diversity and accessibility consultant, writer and artist who has been a volunteer with English Online for the past 3 years. She values the time shared with her EO e-learners and the variety of lived experiences that they bring to their English language practice. She is also an international human rights advocate.