OK, I know, I should have been paying attention earlier. If I wanted accessibility sessions I had my chance to suggest themes, questions and topics...right? But as I look through the sessions for the latest in accessible blogging tools, content management systems, fundraising software, do I really find....nothing?! absolutely nothing about accessibility?
Nothing on accessibility at the coolest nonprofit tech conference ever?
How could that be? I admit that I am a bit cocooned. I spend 90% of my time with people who know tons about accessibility...people like John Slatin, Jim Thatcher, Molly Holzschlag, Kelsey Ruger, Glenda Sims... or with people who want to know more about accessibility, like the participants in AIR programs, Access-U and CalWAC. But am I really so sheltered? so deluded? Does the rest of the world really care about access to the web for 55 million Americans and 750 million people worldwide...not at all?! READ MORE