Accessibility in Education

Meet your compliance goals and provide an inclusive experience for all students. Deque can help you find the best solution for providing an excellent student experience while meeting Section 508, ADA/Section 504, and/or WCAG requirements.

    The Modern Digital Campus is Accessible to All Students

    From K-12 to higher education, learning management systems, and education technology: accessibility is key for students with disabilities to succeed. Partner with Deque for your organization’s accessibility strategy, accessibility statement, procurement policies, accessibility audit, training, VPAT, or tooling needs.

    Trusted Experts

    Count on the team who has completed 1000+ compliance projects, including for some of the world’s largest educational institutions and education technology companies.

    Guided Success

    Deque’s experts will help your campus review and customize your learning management or content management systems for accessibility.

    Compliance-Driven Remediation

    Deque can help you stop the bleeding and get a grip on your accessibility-debt. Deque maintains an expert document remediation team who can ensure your PDF, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel documents comply with Section 508 and WCAG 2.1 accessibility standards.

    Accessibility Leaders

    For 20 years, Deque has been involved and leading efforts for today’s digital accessibility standards. Our experts are instrumental in the creation and maintenance of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) standards.

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    Section 508 Now Includes WCAG 2.0 A and AA, Learn How to Interpret These Standards

    The Department of Justice ruled that Section 508, which includes the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 A and AA, applies to educational institutions that receive federal funding.

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    Expert Services

    Deque has more IAAP (industry) certified accessibility experts than any business in the world. Our seasoned accessibility consultants are armed with the best tools and a proven methodology to ensure the success of your accessibility efforts. Our service offerings include:

    • Detailed Accessibility Assessments and Validation Testing
    • VPAT (Voluntary Product Accessibility Template) Audits
    • Developer Support
    • Mobile Assessment
    • PDF Assessments and Remediation
    • And much more…