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Re: Title on Horizontal Rules

From: James Allan <allan_jm@tsb1.tsbvi.edu>
Date: Wed, 29 Oct 1997 09:01:17 -0600
To: Mike Paciello <paciello@yuri.org>
Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-id: <3.0.1.32.19971029090117.007bb160@tsb1.tsbvi.edu>
To add to the educational aspect...
Jutta Treviranus and Jim Allan conducted a CSS workshop at Closing the Gap.
It was attended by more than 70 people. We had expected 20 to 30 people We
will probably be doing a preconference workshop on CSS and their utility
for persons with disabilities at CTG98. . All web based presentations were
extremely well attended. The need for information is great. Information
about the WAI was either given by the presenter or a participant in the
audience. The WAI's existance was news to almost all attendees. 
 
At 07:39 AM 10/29/97 -0500, Mike Paciello wrote:
>Regarding the educational aspect, I thought I might just interject with a
>brief note of encouragement here. In the past 3 weeks I've conducted 4 Web
>Accessibility workshops. One workshop was to a full house of AT&T, NCR and
>Lucent employees. The response was terrific. Generally I expect 15-20
>participants. We had close to 50, 20 of whom were deaf or hard of hearing.
>It was great to focus on web accessibility issues for those other than the
>blind and visually impaired.

Jim Allan, Statewide Technical Support Specialist
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired 
1100 W. 45th St., Austin, Texas 78756
voice 512.206.9315    fax: 512.206.9453  http://www.tsbvi.edu
"We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us." McLuhan, 1964
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