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Accessibility Checker

Canvas accessibility checker iconHave you noticed the person icon when you use the rich content editor?

This is the built in accessibility checker that will look for common accessibility errors. Find out how to use the Accessibility Checker.

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Account>Settings> at the bottom under Feature Options

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Each individual needs to do this for themselves. 

Moderate quizzes and assignments



Adding Interpreters

Interpreters can be added through the People tab in the course, +People. If you cannot find the interpreter by email, they may need to log into Canvas to activate their account first. 

There are two different roles:

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