2016 Washington State CanvasCon – Dates Picked and Call for Proposals

WA Comic ConDates have been announced for the 2016 CanvasCon Washington State event!  The conference will be held on Thursday, March 24 through Friday, March 25, 2016 at Tacoma Community College.  The theme for this year’s conference is focused on accessibility and universal design.

If you are interested in presenting a session on accessibility and/or universal design, proposals are now being accepted.  Proposals will be accepted until December 24, 2015 with selected presenters being notified by  mid January.  To submit a session proposal, complete the form here.

Here is a useful site that gives information about CanvasCon    http://canvascon.org/

Need some ideas on accessibility or universal design?  Check out these websites:

Accessibility – Start here, http://webaim.org/intro/#intro and here, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_accessibility

Universal Design for Learning – Start here, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Universal_design and http://www.cast.org/our-work/about-udl.html#.Vipq236rS70

Or consider joining Pierce College’s Faculty Learning Community (FLC) on Universal Design for Learning.  Learn more about Pierce’s FLC and upcoming meeting dates in this blog post.

For more information on the 2016 CanvasCon, check out the conference website here.