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Congrats to MDes in Inclusive Design graduates!

Congratulations to the Master of Design (MDes) in Inclusive Design graduates who convocated today:

Public Forum: AODA and its standards

The Inclusive Design Institute (IDI) at OCAD University will host a forum to gather comment on the progress towards achieving the goals for accessibility set out in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and its standards.

Accessibility Clinic

Starting October 22, 2013, the IDRC and the the Inclusive Design Institute (IDI) will be offering an accessibility clinic. Sit down with an expert accessibility designer and have your Web site's accessibility reviewed, and learn how to spot and address accessibility issues yourself. For details see the Clinic Inclusive Web site.

Lieutenant Governor to launch student challenge to redesign traditional wheelchair symbol

TORONTO—The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, will join with OCAD University president Dr. Sara Diamond to officially launch Reimagining Accessibility, an international student design challenge to replace the traditional wheelchair sign with a more encompassing and inclusive symbol (or symbols) of accessibility. The announcement will take place at OCAD U’s Inclusive Design Research Centre on Friday, September 20 at 11am.

Supports for complying with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

How do I make my web site accessible? How do I make my office documents accessible? How do I make information available in alternative formats? Businesses and organizations read our AODA Help.

Master of Design in Inclusive Design

Project Updates

FLOE

Fluid Project

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FluidProject RT @tjbliss: The FLOE Project uses the diversity of #OER to meet the needs of students at the margins. @idrc_ocadu @juttatrevira http://t.c…