The University of Iowa

*Designing Accessible Learning Programs
Event Category 


One in four Americans has a disability. Designing your learning programs to be accessible from the very beginning makes learning better for EVERYONE.
Designing Accessible Learning provides a framework for thinking about how to help learners with disabilities learn in your online or in-person session. You will learn about Universal Design for Learning principles and how to maximize accessibility in your virtual learning programs. You will leave the session with a short list of steps to make your learning programs more accessible.


Gwen Navarrete Klapperich, M.Ed., CPTD®, Chief Learning Consultant of Klapperich International Training Associates (KITA) LLC, a talent development consulting firm that specializes in employee training & development, diversity & inclusion initiatives, performance consulting, and health & safety training. 

Elizabeth Ralston, MPH, Elizabeth Ralston Consulting, an accessibility consultant with over 20 years of experience working with nonprofits, government agencies, and academic institutions. She has a Master of Public Health from the University of Michigan and a certificate of Nonprofit Management from the University of Washington. 

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am
6326 19th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98115-6904
Nancy Bacon
Sponsoring Organization 
Nancy Bacon Consulting