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Re: [Fwd: video material for assistive tech inservice]

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 17:38:31 -0500 (EST)
To: Lila Laux <llaux@uswest.com>
cc: "w3c-wai-eo@w3.org" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0101051736020.20900-110000@tux.w3.org>
The OzEWAI Disc, produced about 3 years ago in Australia (disclosure: by my
Mum) contains some video clips demonstrating use of a screen reader,
magnifier, and braille keyboard. Permission to re-use the content is
provided, requiring acknowledgement of the source.

I am not sure if it is the kind of material we want, but this type of stuff
is useful. Alternatively can we re-use stuff from teh WAI video?

Charles McCN

On Fri, 5 Jan 2001, Lila Laux wrote:

  Thought this related to our discussion this am.

  Lila Laux, PhD
  Lead Engineer, Qwest Communications
  Human Factors Engineering
  303 624 0503

Charles McCathieNevile    mailto:charles@w3.org    phone: +61 (0) 409 134 136
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative                      http://www.w3.org/WAI
Location: I-cubed, 110 Victoria Street, Carlton VIC 3053, Australia
until 6 January 2001 at:
W3C INRIA, 2004 Route des Lucioles, BP 93, 06902 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France

attached mail follows:

Hi, Karen and everyone.  Microsoft has a videotape called
something like "Enable" that is readily available.  You can
probably find it at their website which is

Also, in terms of AAC devices, there is an exceptional video that
was made in Britain demonstrating someone with friends ordering
food at McDonald's, etc.  You can get this video from ISAAC, the
International Society for Augmentative and Alternative
Communication.  Their website is http://www.isaac-online.org

Their video is absolutely the best one I've seen, even if it is
2-3 years old.  I highly recommend it.

Norma-Jean Strickland, Owner
Assistive Technology Consulting Group
PH/FX:  (310) 322-3699
e-mail:    njstrickland@earthlink.net

ATACP -- July '98 class in LA
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