CPD Main RSS http://www.cpdusu.org/rss/ CPD Main RSS en-us <![CDATA[WebAIM celebrates 15 years of service - (Featured Stories)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/featuredstories/072514/ <![CDATA[Ferrara named "Alum of the Year" - (Newsletter)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/newsflash/July2014/#story1 Image of WebAIM logo

A light-bulb moment at a conference in 1996 led to the creation of WebAIM (Web Accessibility in Mind), a project at Utah State University’s Center for Persons with Disabilities th[...]]]> <![CDATA[WebAIM celebrates 15 years of service - (Newsletter)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/newsflash/July2014/#story2 Image of WebAIM logo

A light-bulb moment at a conference in 1996 led to the creation of WebAIM (Web Accessibility in Mind), a project at Utah State University’s Center for Persons with Disabilities th[...]]]> <![CDATA[Summer program a hit at DSL - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/dslsummer/ The Developmental Skills Laboratory just completed their Summer Program for school age children and youth with disabilities.

The ten participants had a busy time this summer, taking advantage of all of the great community activities going on.  Some of those included going to the Summer Fest event in downtown Logan, swimming at the Logan Aquatic Center, participating in a horse therapy activity, and attending the Cache County Fair [...]]]> <![CDATA[ASSERT preschool is a model for others - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/assert2011/ The ASSERT preschool for children with autism has become a model program for other preschools in Utah. 

They have established a partnership with the Granite School District in Salt Lake City and will be working with them over the next few years to build an ASSERT model training classroom in their district. 

With the rate of autism on the rise in Utah as well as across the United States, more classrooms focusing on the[...]]]> <![CDATA[WAVE: Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool - (Project Features)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/projectfeatures/wavetool/ WAVE is a free web accessibility evaluation tool developed and provided at no cost by WebAIM to aid in the web accessibility evaluation process. The WAVE tool is available in both English and Spanish.

A WAVE evaluation can be done instantly online, with the report showing the original web page with embedded icons and indicators that reveal the accessibility[...]]]> <![CDATA[CAC Corner: People are more than their disability - (Blogs)]]> http://www.cpdusu.org/blog/?p=9962/ By Mary Kava, CAC member

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