ID Werkz - Accessibility, Instructional Design, Professional Development, and Digital Communications

ID Werkz is a small company dedicated to providing effective and reasonable solutions to your digital accessibility, instructional design, and training & professional development needs.

Please read a brief history ot ID Werkz if you're interested in knowing more about ID Werkz.

ID Werkz Services

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ID Werkz can help you succeed by leveraging technology to improve the experience of your audience.

Providing consultation and related services to help with:

 

Faculty Support

One-on-one and small group coaching and training.            

Take away the pain and fear of accessibility in online teaching.

Enhance pedagogy and provide equal access to your instructional materials.

Leveraging technology for greater ease and the success of students with disabilities.

Providing individual support, workshops,  multi-day trainings, and long-term mentoring networks for faculty.

Addressing issues of institutional accessibility, digital workflows, and sustainable efforts to support faculty in creating and delivering accessible information.

Technology Development

Working directly with technology developers to provide training in assessing and addressing accessibility issues. Embedding with dev teams on sprints to teach them about accessibility as a quality metric, and how to determine if digital products and tools that are accessible to all individuals and meet the required legal standards.

Procurement assistance in establishing effective standards and processes for vendor selection, product/service evaluation, and developing sustainable development roadmaps for remediating accessibility issues in existing technologies.

Raising Awareness

Speaking and training at conferences, workshops, inservices and other events about accessibility awareness and disability support services. Inspiring and motivating people to change the culture of their institution into one that is informed and actively incorporates accessibility into their work.

Helping people understand the civil rights issues of disability. Explaining the significance of legal and technological standards for accessibility as motivation to find solutions for accessibility challenges as a pride-of-authorship concern.

Professional Development

Online and in-person hands-on workshops and trainings that cover a wide range of digital workflows, assistive technologies, and sustainable practices that support accessibility and success.

Please let us know what you need help with.