5 Reasons Accessibility Is Critical for Your Schools
Schools and districts utilize their websites to provide resources and information to students, parents, and the community. Unfortunately, they are not always accessible for people with disabilities. Over the last several years, disability community advocates and the U.S. Department of Education have escalated the expectations that all digital content on school websites must be accessible to people with disabilities.
Most websites can be made more accessible by making a few changes, for example by designing pages so visitors can make use of their browser and computer settings. But website accessibility is not just a question of page design or nice look and feel. It is a question of enabling any single visitor to find the relevant information they need and here are five critical reasons why you need to make your site accessible.