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Web Accessibility Education

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Jul 1999 18:13:44 -0700
Message-Id: <4.1.19990720181132.01643750@mail.idyllmtn.com>
To: Judy Brewer <jbrewer@w3.org>
Cc: w3c-wai-eo@w3.org, w3c-wai-gl@w3.org, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 05:54 PM 7/20/1999 , Judy Brewer wrote:
>Regarding responsibility for training, there appears to be an undercurrent
>in some of the comments earlier on this thread that if W3C publishes a
>guideline explaining how to make Web sites accessible, as a reference for
>those who would chose to make them accessible or to be referenced by
>organizations setting requirements on particular entities to make their
>sites accessible, then somehow W3C/WAI must assume responsibility to train
>any entities that have obligations to make accessible sites.

I for one am glad that the responsibility is not on the W3C/WAI
to educate people, because that means more potential income for
those of us who teach this kind of stuff. :)

BTW, next HWG online class in web accessibility starts August 2
with info at http://www.hwg.org/services/classes/d201.6.html
Tell a friend!

Kynn Bartlett                                    mailto:kynn@hwg.org
President, HTML Writers Guild                    http://www.hwg.org/
AWARE Center Director                          http://aware.hwg.org/
Received on Tuesday, 20 July 1999 21:30:57 UTC

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