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Re: COPUS was Re: alternative content for cognitive disabilities

From: Anne Pemberton <apembert@erols.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2001 07:35:37 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.20010421073537.007d7910@pop.erols.com>
To: "Jonathan Chetwynd" <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>, "Matt May" <mcmay@bestkungfu.com>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Jonathon,

	I would think the simple summaries on those pages would be too difficult
for most of your people to read/understand. Am I wrong?

				Anne

At 08:38 AM 4/21/01 +0100, Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
>It remains a fact that unless content is summarised in a suitable form it
>remains inaccessible.
>
>In the UK a significant part of scientific budgeting is set aside for
>'copus' http://www.royalsoc.ac.uk/scforall/copus.htm
> The Committee on the Public Understanding of Science (COPUS) . No one is
>expecting all members of the public to understand all the details, that is
>naturally unachievable. However it is recognised that the public has a right
>to understand what is being funded.
>
>jonathan chetwynd
>IT teacher (LD)
>j.chetwynd@btinternet.com
>http://www.signbrowser.org.uk
>
>
Anne Pemberton
apembert@erols.com

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