Education Compliance

The following specifically addresses accessibility legislation for educational institutions. For a complete listing of other accessibility legislation, guidelines and policies that may affect the education market, as well as direct links to specific regulations, please visit our accessible Legislation Resources for both Canada and the United States.

Accessibility Legislation, Standards, Policies, and Guidelines

United States Canada
  • The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Section 508
  • WCAG 2.0 (Level AA)
  • Canadian Human Rights Act and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
  • WCAG 2.0 (Level AA)