Membership Tool design meeting
brierley at stanford.edu
Fri Nov 30 21:45:18 UTC 2007
Maybe. The markup/js in question is:
<div id="layer1"><span id="close"><a
<p>This course offers a wide-ranging overview of the
literatures of the Americas
in comparative perspective, emphasizing continuities
that are common to North American, Central American,
<a href="#" onclick="setVisible('layer1');return false"
border: .5px solid #000;
On Nov 30, 2007, at 12:09 PM, Michael S Elledge wrote:
> Hi Marc--
> Are you asking if JAWS reads the specifications "popup"? If so, it
> doesn't. :-) Although it did read across the page which was
> strange, as it was on a single line.
> Marc Brierley wrote:
>> Though I put in no labels for navigation purposes, I did put the
>> content for the layer next to the Hide/Show controller remembering
>> some accessibility advice about that awhile ago. Then the screen
>> reader (I know, just one modality) would get the content inline,
>> [adding accessibility list, for reference:
>>> The mockups are here:
>> On Nov 30, 2007, at 9:15 AM, Colin Clark wrote:
>>> Adam Marshall wrote:
>>> Good point. While I think graceful degradation is a very useful
>>> technique for backwards compatibility, the argument about turning
>>> at this point.
>>> WCAG 1.0 was written back in the late '90s, when certain screen
>>> readers had trouble with certain types of scripts. For years now,
>>> this incompatibility has been resolved.
>>> If done right, and carefully marked up with additional semantics
>>> such as those in the Accessible Rich Internet Applications spec, I
>>> think DHTML will make Web applications more accessible than ever.
>>> We have to be very careful to think of keyboard accessibility,
>>> flexible layouts, high contrast styles, and live regions. But it's
>>> In fact Fluid is specifically pursuing this approach, building
>>> components and a framework that make it easier to build accessible
>>> We shouldn't let WCAG 1.0's dated requirements stop us from using
>>> for developers, providing an overview of DHTML techniques:
>>> --Colin Clark
>>> Technical Lead, Fluid Project
>>> Adaptive Technology Resource Centre, University of Toronto
>>> This automatic notification message was sent by Sakai Collab (https://collab.sakaiproject.org/portal
>>> ) from the DG: User Interaction site.
>>> You can modify how you receive notifications at My Workspace >
>> This automatic notification message was sent by Sakai Collab (https://collab.sakaiproject.org/portal
>> ) from the WG: Accessibility site.
>> You can modify how you receive notifications at My Workspace >
> [see attachment: "elledge.vcf", size: 326 bytes]
> This automatic notification message was sent by Sakai Collab (https://collab.sakaiproject.org/portal
> ) from the DG: User Interaction site.
> You can modify how you receive notifications at My Workspace >
More information about the fluid-work