The Scent of Accessibility

Jon Gunderson, DRES and Mike Scott, DHS

Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services

Department of Human Services


April 28th, 2016

Illinois Web Conference 2016


  1. Overview
  2. What is Accessibility?
  3. Equal Access for People with Disabilities
  4. Why is Accessibility Important?
  5. Your Customers, Your Staff, Your Students, Your Self
  6. The Law
  7. IITAA: Web Accessibility Implementation Guidelines
  8. W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 and Section 508 Refresh
  9. IITAA: Web Accessibility Quick Test Checklist
  10. Valid HTML Code
  11. Zooming Text
  12. High Contrast Test
  13. Keyboard Testing
  14. AInspector Sidebar for Firefox
  15. Accessibility Bookmarklets
  16. Questions to ask vendors
  17. Working with Vendors on Accessibility
  18. People at Illinois that Can Help in Working with Vendors
  19. Questions and Discussion