The following was announced by a member of the US Access Board on Saturday, February 14, 2015… I have good news to share with you about the update of the Access Board’s Section 508 standards and Section 255 guidelines. Yesterday (2/13/15), the Office of Management and Budget cleared our notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM); it will now be sent to the… Continue Reading 508 Refresh may have passed final hurdle
John Brandt will be presenting a free webinar at 7:00 pm (ET) on Thursday evening, February 12, 2015 for the New England branch of the International Society for Technology in Education (NE-ISTE). This presentation is an outgrowth of one John did last fall at the ACTEM Conference and details a “big picture” view of what, why, and how to check your… Continue Reading Is your school website accessible to all…?
Attorney Lainey Feingold does a great job in keeping me (and the world) updated about legal matters related to accessibility and digital content. Her most recent Update was published in December 2014 and has some noteworthy entries. Among the ones I found to be most noteworthy are: U.S. Department of Justice Continues Push toward Digital Accessibility Even though we don’t yet have web accessibility regulations… Continue Reading Digital Accessibility Legal Update