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Re: New draft - 14 August 2001

From: Anne Pemberton <apembert@erols.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 08:35:58 -0400
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.0.20010815081008.00a2eec0@pop.erols.com>
To: Wendy A Chisholm <wendy@w3.org>, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Wendy,

         The draft is looking good! It's almost enjoyable reading! <grin> ...

         Have a lot of new examples been added, or did I not notice them 
before? The ones that are new to me are well written, and could be easily 
illustrated with a link to an appropriate page/site.

         As an example of illustrating a site, you may want to look at my 
recently finished(?) for the kids to learn about the various Famous 
Americans in their curriculum. 
http://www.geocities.com/apembert45/FamAmer/  The index page for the site 
contains pictures for each of the persons to be studied at each grade 
level. Clicking on the picture leads to a specific page for that person, 
which includes one or more pictures, some basic facts about the person, and 
links to more information, more pictures, and whatever else I could find on 
that person that seemed useful either to the children themselves, or to the 
teachers. For each person I have a printable page of small pictures that 
can be printed, cut out, and given to the children to use with written 
work, games, etc. For some (but not all), I have a large picture that the 
teacher can print out and display in the room, or install as wallpaper 
during the unit.

         If you want to use this site as an example of illustrating 
content, let me know what I have to do to make it "accessible" if it isn't 
now (need to check a few pages for all tags, but everything else should be 
OK.) so it can be used. The site isn't eligible for a Bobby certification 
because it's on Yahoo!

                                                 Anne


At 10:23 PM 8/14/01 -0400, Wendy A Chisholm wrote:
>Hello all,
>
>14 August 2001 draft is available.  As usual, please read the change log 
>first to get an overview of edits.
>
>We've added quite a few notes for reviewers, to highlight issues and 
>request feedback.
>
>Resolutions from the last few meetings have been incorporated.
>
>Please review this draft ASAP.  We hope to bless it at Thursday's meeting 
>to publish on TR on Friday.  Keep this in mind as you comment on the 
>draft.  Is it something that needs to be changed before we publish, or can 
>it wait until our next draft?
>
>Gregg, Jason and I have been pretty thorough in cleaning up typos, 
>grammar, etc.  There were quite a few!!  None of the purely editorial 
>fixes are documented in the change log.  Only major issues and changes.
>
>The issues list will be integral to our release of this draft - since we 
>have quite a few.  I still have to update it. That should be out tomorrow 
>or early Thursday.
>
>Change log:
>http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/change-history.html
>
>New draft:
>http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/WD-WCAG20-20010814.html
>
>Current draft is always available from:
>http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/
>
>--wendy
>--
>wendy a chisholm
>world wide web consortium
>web accessibility initiative
>seattle, wa usa
>/--

Anne Pemberton
apembert@erols.com

http://www.erols.com/stevepem
http://www.geocities.com/apembert45
Received on Wednesday, 15 August 2001 08:41:46 GMT

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