WCAG 2.1: What You Need To Know

CourseArc's intuitive approach to course development makes creating engaging and interactive online courses simple, and accessibility is never an afterthought. The recently released WCAG 2.1 requirements spell out how to ensure content is accessible for all learners. We are pleased to share that after internal and third-party review, we are in full compliance with the new A and AA criteria.

2018-09-11T13:04:43+00:00August 21st, 2018|Accessibility, CourseArc, eLearning Tools|0 Comments

Why Accessibility Matters in Online Learning

Classrooms of all types, traditional and virtual, K-12, higher ed, and professional, use technology every day to prepare students through online learning. When used strategically and creatively, educational technology can provide meaningful opportunities for students. But instructors and administrators must make sure the digital learning is accessible to all students, including those with disabilities. 

2018-02-09T18:08:50+00:00January 30th, 2018|Accessibility, CourseArc, eLearning Tools|0 Comments

Fill the Curriculum Gaps in Your K-12 Online Course Content

Use CourseArc to easily fill the gaps in your online curriculum while reducing your need for expensive, vendor-created content.

How Audio Can Improve Online Learning

Audio lessons can help improve a learner's understanding and retention -- but only if they're done well. Here are some tips for maximizing the use of audio in your online courses.

How to Create Effective Test Questions

Since online learning often separates teachers from learners across time and distance, we rely on evaluations – in the form of tests, quizzes and assessments – to judge each student's successful comprehension of the content (and to judge how well the course designers presented their information). But what makes a good test question? Is it [...]

How to Make Sure Your Online Education Materials Are Section 508 Compliant

We explain what full Section 508 accessibility compliance for eLearning materials actually looks like in layman's terms.

Quality Control: Best Practices in Online Course Design and Delivery

Here are some best practices to help you integrate quality control standards into your digital course design and delivery.

Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools

We consider the pros and cons of some of the most popular video hosting, transcribing, and captioning services for online courses.