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Re: EOWG - Schedule Reminder

From: Rachel Comerford <rachel.comerford@macmillan.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:30:45 -0500
Message-ID: <CAESEvMywi4ANsnRdnam=CeaH=KSYXcQm1uwG031Z=DCrbjqXjA@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Bakken, Brent" <brent.bakken@pearson.com>
Cc: EOWG <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Thoroughly embarrassed as I just saw this was on the thorough review list.
In the google doc now and ducking my head in shame, LOL.

Rachel Comerford | Senior Director of Content Standards and Accessibility |
T 212.576.9433

*Macmillan Learning*


On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 2:28 PM Rachel Comerford <
rachel.comerford@macmillan.com> wrote:

> Hey all,
>
> I'm getting a lot of confused emails from non-US based vendors about the
> language https://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG21/Understanding/text-spacing.html...
> they're interpreting it as these being the default spacing requirements for
> all text on screens:
>
>    - Line height (line spacing) to at least 1.5 times the font size;
>    - Spacing following paragraphs to at least 2 times the font size;
>    - Letter spacing (tracking) to at least 0.12 times the font size;
>    - Word spacing to at least 0.16 times the font size.
>
> Seems like a good opportunity for us to provide some clarification? I
> wasn't sure which space to raise this in so I'm starting with the email
> list... sorry if that's the wrong approach!
>
> R
>
> Rachel Comerford | Senior Director of Content Standards and Accessibility
> | T 212.576.9433
>
> *Macmillan Learning*
>
>
> On Tue, Nov 20, 2018 at 5:26 PM Bakken, Brent <brent.bakken@pearson.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Greetings EOWG,
>>
>> Just a reminder that there will be no EOWG Teleconference meeting this
>> Thursday, 22 November due to availability because of holidays.
>>
>> UnDoc Team: Please try to finish up current assignments that are listed
>> on the Work for the Week - UnDoc Section
>> <https://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/wiki/EOWG_Meetings#FOR_UNDOC_TEAM_and_others_who_want_to_help>
>>  [1].
>>
>> Thank you,
>> Brent, Sharron & Shawn
>>
>> [1]
>> https://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/wiki/EOWG_Meetings#FOR_UNDOC_TEAM_and_others_who_want_to_help
>>
>>
>> Brent A. Bakken
>> Director, Accessibility Strategy & Education Services
>> Psychometrics & Testing Services
>> *Pearson*
>>
>> 512 202 1087
>> brent.bakken@pearson.com
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
Received on Wednesday, 21 November 2018 19:31:20 UTC

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