DSPS Faculty Resources - Distance Learning


Canvas Community general site link

An excellent community site for all things Canvas related.

How to add extra time to Canvas tests

Step-by-step instructions with screenshots can be found on this reference page for adding time to a current test or extending time on a future test.

Accessibility within Canvas

An overview of accessibility features in Canvas, with two tools to assist instructors at the bottom, including the UDOIT content accessibility checker for Canvas sites.

Using JAWS with Canvas

A link to a Zoom recording (Summer 2021) featuring a Chabot DSPS student, Rosie Paulo, demonstrating using Canvas with JAWS.

Accessible Periodic Table

Screen reader friendly table of elements with flexibility over viewing mode and access speed. Free software (Windows PC only). 


Provides Text-to-speech and UI features designed to help with Dyslexia. Free browser extension, cross-platform.

Flyers & Infographics Accessibility

Authored by CSUN, this is a great PDF on UDL for flyers and infographics accessibility. 

ConexEd - Tutorial Videos

ConexEd Support Center - Getting Started Videos

Zoom (aka ConferZoom) information

ConferZoom Participation Guide