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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.


Content for Diverse Learners using Blackboard Ally

IT Training: Learn about the use of Blackboard technology to improve the learning experience for diverse learners.

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In this session we will define and discuss key approaches for accessibility, inclusive design, and universal design for learning that can be used by instructors and institutions to meet student needs. Key takeaways: * Results of a Blackboard data study on common content accessibility barriers in courses and how they can be resolved. * Overview of Universal Design for Learning guidelines and how they can be used by instructors to improve the student experience. * Introduction to Blackboard Ally solution for content accessibility. * Ally will be available for all UM Blackboard courses beginning in January 2020.

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