Re: supplemental COGA working meeting (user needs) for Monday June 28th at 11am ET


Regrets for the meeting at 8am due to health reasons but I've shared my
feedback to the questionnaires and you can check them from the results of
the questionnaires here:
Results of Questionnaire User Needs Review - Web-Based Straw-poll and
Balloting System (

Basically, my main concern was the wording being too confusing for people
with cognitive and learning disabilities due to attempting to put
descriptions of multiple things all in one sentence. One would have to be
able to remember the previous description of the word while reading another
description of another word, which can be quite difficult for people with
some cognitive and learning disabilities and can put a lot of strain on the
readers brain in order to understand the point of the sentence is trying to


On Thu, Jun 24, 2021 at 11:29 AM Rain Michaels <> wrote:

> Hello COGA task force,
> We have a deadline of June 30th, 2021 to respond to the Functional Needs
> subgroup survey
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> from a cognitive and mental health accessibility perspective.
> On our task force call today, we agreed upon a one-time supplemental *1
> hour working session on Monday, June 28th, 2021 at 8am PT, 11am ET*.
> Meeting link:
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> John K and Rain have committed to being on the supplemental meeting.
> Albert, Justine, David, and Chris all agreed to make an effort to either be
> at the meeting, or send notes beforehand if possible. *Everyone is
> invited if you would like to join us. *
> Thank you,
> Rain

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Received on Monday, 28 June 2021 12:21:01 UTC