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The Ally Tour Podcast

8 EpisodesProduced by Blackboard AllyWebsite

We're on a worldwide search to see what inclusive education looks like in the digital age. So Blackboard Ally is going on Tour, visiting campuses around the globe to learn how they're tackling their toughest accessibility challenges and improving the learning experience for all students.


EP06: College of DuPage - Mapping the journey to success for the diverse needs of many

In this episode, we visit the College of DuPage the second-largest community college in the United States. John Scott had the opportunity to speak with an amazing team that together contribute a wide range of skills and experience.

The conversation brings to light the team's tenacity to serve student diversity, supporting each unique pathway to success. Helping faculty build in Universal Design for Learning practices and strategies for adoption and benchmarking were shared. Other interesting areas covered include the importance of student self-advocacy and the ever-growing role of mobile-first experiences for learning.

Center for Access and Accommodations - College of DuPage

  • Lara Tomkins - Instructional Technologist
  • Becky Benkert - Instructional Designer
  • Michael Maxse - Instructional Designer
  • Kelli Kerns - Accommodations Specialist
  • Susan Landers - Manager of Learning Technologies

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