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Knowbility

ATSTAR (Assistive Technology: Strategies, Tools, Accommodations & Resources) is an online curriculum designed to improve educational outcomes for students with disabilities by helping teachers learn to use assistive technology in the classroom. At the core of ATSTAR is a series of online teacher training modules with supporting expert videos. The curriculum brings assistive technology expertise directly into the school and classroom; it prepares instructional staff to conduct assessments, collect data, and integrate assistive technology into the educational process. ATSTAR also provides an online network of ongoing support as educators learn to use assistive technology to include students with disabilities in classroom learning activities.

The old ATSTAR plateform had been designed in 2001 on Ruby on Rails. OpenConcept redevelopped the curriculum in Drupal 7 and provided consulting and development services to help Knowbility meet WCAG 2.0 guidelines level AA. It included changing video format, colour contrasts, links management, workflow, etc. Knowbility also revisited its enrollment and learning workflow to provide more flexibility to its users. 

 

Services provided:

  • Accessibility Consulting
  • Learning Management System Development
  • Business Analysis and Usability Consulting
  • Web Development
  • Hosting and Support

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