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RE: TAG educational materials, bounties

From: Rice, Ed (HP.com) <ed.rice@hp.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2005 00:28:16 -0800
Message-ID: <7D6953BFA3975C44BD80BA89292FD60E01678582@cacexc08.americas.cpqcorp.net>
To: "Ian B. Jacobs" <ij@w3.org>, "Dan Connolly" <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: <w3t-qa@w3.org>, <w3t-comm@w3.org>, <tag@w3.org>, <member-i18n-geo@w3.org>, <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>

+1 for me as well.  I'm a bit concerned about the quantity of work that
may come in to a relatively small group, but I think it's a great idea.

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From: tag-request@w3.org [mailto:tag-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Ian B.
Jacobs
Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2005 7:53 PM
To: Dan Connolly
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w3c-wai-eo@w3.org
Subject: Re: TAG educational materials, bounties

Hi DanC,

I'm acknowledging receipt. +1 to having the TAG review the work of
inspired volunteers, and linking to it from the TAG home page.

 _ Ian

On Tue, 2005-03-15 at 10:53 -0600, Dan Connolly wrote:
> Karl, Ian, and everybody,
> 
> In a "New Directions" discussion at the recent tag ftf...
>   http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/2005/02/28-minutes.html#item07
> 
> I suggested educational materials as a priority for the TAG,
> and got some support. It looks like we'll be encouraging
> development of web architecture educational materials by
> calling for folks to send pointers to www-tag; we'll then
> review some of them... we discussed bounties of some sort
> and settled on the idea that link-karma would be a good place
> to start. I took an action to set up a page of materials.
> 
> I noted the connection to the validator "Quality Tips for
> Webmasters" series.
>   http://www.w3.org/QA/Tips/
> 
> Observer Jacek Kopecky expressed interest
> and wondered if it shouldn't apply to the whole W3C suite of
> technologies.
> 
> While that might be nice, the TAG didn't see a need
> to address the issue of educational materials W3C-wide before
> starting some effort in the TAG. I took an action to pass
> on Jacek's comment, meanwhile...
> 
> "ACTION: DanC to let QA and w3t-comm know about TAG's educational
> materials ideas and relay JK's note about coordiated materials"
> 
> It occurs to me now that WAI also develops educational materials,
> so I'm copying w3c-wai-eo@w3.org ... and while looking that
> address up, I found an I18N education/outreach WG.
> 
> Comments from anybody are welcome; in particular, if somebody
> from w3t-comm and w3t-qa will please acknowledge receipt, that'll
> complete my action.
> 
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