Author: Catherine Healy

How to Add Alternative Text (Alt. Text) to Images in HuskyCT

Last Reviewed: 2/14/2019 by cah


Adding alternative text to images in HuskyCT provides learners with low vision and those using screen readers with important information about the meaning of the image. This article provides information about why alternative text descriptions are important, as well as step-by-step instructions for completing this relatively easy task.

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Writing Learning Objectives

Last revised: 02/01/2022 by BJG


This post describes learning objectives and provides tips on how to write them well.

What are learning objectives?

Learning objectives are brief statements that describe what students will be expected to learn.  They allow us to design our teaching approaches to meet the needs of our students for their learning.  We also use them to communicate our expectations to students and direct the design of our teaching.

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