A reminder that the June meeting of the EDUCAUSE Accessibility Constituent
Group will be held:

Wednesday June 6, 2018
1-2pm ET, 10-11am PT


Phone Number: 1-866-662-4001
Access Code: 595 8232#

** AGENDA **

Open Mic: Announcements, future agenda ideas, success stories and calls to


*** Staffing requirements for accessibility initiatives ***

- Follow up on last month's discussion on staffing requirements.

*** OCR announces a new website accessibility technical assistance
initiative. Three dates announced ***

Webinar I: May 29, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Webinar II: June 5, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT
Webinar III: June 12, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EDT

IMPORTANT! "In addition, OCR is available to conduct personalized
interactive webinars with individual recipients... OCR will discuss [your
accessibility issues and concerns] and ways to address them with the
recipient during the webinar."

More information: https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/iwcs.html

*** Meeting notes and records ***

- How to record / where to store meeting notes.

- Who records meeting notes

- How to address privacy and preserve a frank and honest meeting.


(New topics welcome!)

** Trusted Tester Program **

-   The Department of Homeland Security Office of Accessible Systems &
Technology (OAST) is committed to the development of the common
testing approach for accessibility compliance and conformity, named
Trusted Tester (TT).  TT provides a code-inspection based test
approach for determining software and website conformance to the
Section 508 standards

-   Updated with refreshed Section 508 standards.

** Training resources for those new to accessibility compliance **

-  BTAA training and badging resources: Accessibility 101

-  Onboarding processes for new web staff

-  Email & document from Mary Lou Novak:[cio.itag] Accessibility
Intern prep resources lists resources for interns (applicable to new

Looking forward to seeing you all on MAY 2!


(Apologies for terseness and errors. This email sent from my mobile phone)
(Apologies for terseness and errors. This email sent from my mobile phone)

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