Section 508 Accessibility

New Leveraging Briefs Series on Attract, Prepare, Retain Available Now!

The new leverage briefs are the culmination of OSEP’s Attract, Prepare, Retain: Effective Personnel for All Initiative and highlight 13 leverage points covering strategies recognized by various stakeholders as essential to addressing critical shortages in the special education workforce.

If you'd like to know whether your website, media or literature meets the Federal Government's standards for accessibility, you can review these sources below for guidance:

Checklists and Guidance for Assessing Word, PowerPoint, and Excel  Documents

Guidelines and Resources for Developing 508 Compliant PDFs, Websites, and other Media

  • GSA 508 Tutorials

    Guidance on creating accessible documents for various document types including:Adobe Acrobat,Google Docs and Word.