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Re: Survey this week - pull up your socks!

From: Sharron Rush <srush@knowbility.org>
Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:43:06 -0500
Message-ID: <CA++nJxqEcCcWRxfzi0ieaWOiE7G6FXdNJPdd+xqxyPB2-MX0fQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Howard Kramer <howard.kramer@colorado.edu>
Cc: "EOWG (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
This week, we were asked to review the script/scenario ideas for producing
the videos.  Each involved several different personas in order to make a
broad case for the benefits of accessibility.  It is called Showcase
Examples and here is the direct link:

This one was opened on 10 June so we had a bit more than a week to review.
I am doing my review now and once I got into it, it is not hard, will lead
to a tremendously useful resource, I believe, and so I encourage us all to
jump in.

PS: Off list, someone asked me about the socks.  My dad used to say that to
any of his eight children when it was time to do something hard. Maybe it
doesn't translate well.  He'd say "Listen kid, you just need to pull up
your socks and get it done."

That's what I am doing now - grin.


On Thu, Jun 18, 2015 at 10:30 AM, Howard Kramer <howard.kramer@colorado.edu>

>  Sharron,
> Was this week’s survey the same as last week’s? Just wanted to make sure I
> wasn’t missing something.
> Thanks,
> Howard
> *From:* Sharron Rush [mailto:srush@knowbility.org]
> *Sent:* Thursday, June 18, 2015 9:10 AM
> *To:* EOWG (E-mail)
> *Subject:* Survey this week - pull up your socks!
> Greetings all,
> First, thanks a million to Howard and Melody for completing this week's
> survey.  If you were among the rest of us - including me - who were a bit
> overwhelmed by the assignment this week, you were not alone.  It is a lot
> to consider. So let's take a breath and see how we might approach this in a
> way that works for all. The survey is linked in the wiki's Work for this
> week <https://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/wiki/EOWG_Meetings#Work_for_this_week> [1]
> Please look at the list of personas (yes there are 30 of them, but each is
> only a sentence or so). Please do not feel that you must comment on each of
> them but please do a high level comment on the survey.
> It would be *very helpful* if you can affirm that these are in fact the
> kind of examples we want to be able to produce as short, engaging videos.
> Is there a disability persona that has not been included and should be?
> Provide your thumbs up (or down) to use these personas. That will give the
> editor permission to go forward to create the detail and write short
> scripts based on these personas.
> Thanks much!
> Sharron
> [1] https://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/wiki/EOWG_Meetings#Work_for_this_week

Sharron Rush | Executive Director | Knowbility.org | @knowbility
*Equal access to technology for people with disabilities*
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