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Message received from Shawn Henry
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) welcomes participation from individuals and organizations to help make the Web more accessible to people with disabilities. WAI's Education and Outreach Working Group (EOWG) is looking for participants from industry, disability organizations, accessibility research, government, and others interested in Web accessibility. We are specifically looking for web accessibility advocates, developers, trainers, educators, evaluators, researchers, and editors to help EOWG with:
* drafting documents and incorporating group feedback, as a lead editor
* user interface / user interaction design
* wiki editing
* print design
* testing with assistive technologies and adaptive strategies
You can work with WAI education and outreach through:
1. Joining the EOWG mailing list and commenting on documents in development.
To sign up for the EOWG mailing list, follow the instructions at http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/participation.html#mail
2. Joining as an active participant in the Working Group by committing 4 or more hours per week to EOWG work.
If you are considering this option, please read the information at http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/participation.html#participant and contact me to schedule a time to discuss your possible participation.
For more information on Participating in WAI generally, including a list of other Working Groups, please see http://www.w3.org/WAI/participation
Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
~Shawn Henry, EOWG Chair
Shawn Lawton Henry
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)