As online learning designers we're often tempted to experiment with new functionality, but sometimes our enthusiasm for innovative approaches can create a barrier for users.

On this week's episode of the GoodPractice Podcast, eLearning Developer Michael Osborne and Learning and Development Advisor Mike Shaw join Ross G and Gemma to discuss their tips for creating accessible learning.

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Adapted player controls from AbleGamers

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Michael's accessibility blogs can be found on LinkedIn, here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/accessibility-disabilities-what-michael-osborne/

Don Norman's discussion on the design of Hawaii's missile warning system is at: https://www.fastcodesign.com/90157153/don-norman-what-went-wrong-in-hawaii-human-error-nope-bad-design

And the article that Mike referenced, on AI in Black Mirror, can be read here: http://mashable.com/2018/01/12/black-mirror-ai-ethics-opinion/#XhkS9bYF2PqB

Image: Adapted player from AbleGamers by Yahoo! Accessibility Lab / CC BY-SA 2.0