[Athen] New A11y Resource

Ron ronrstewart at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 14:44:02 PST 2015

It is a term from the high stakes testing industry. These are the folks who
develop test questions, they are called item writers. This document
actually was developed to assist the testing industry, but has great
applicability to the educational space.


On Wednesday, February 4, 2015, Karen Sorensen <karen.sorensen at pcc.edu>

> Thanks Ron! WGBH does some awesome work on some tough a11y issues! I

> appreciate their work. I've never heard the term, "item writer". Is that

> just me?


> Karen M. Sorensen

> Accessibility Advocate for Online Courses

> www.pcc.edu/access

> Portland Community College

> 971-722-4720

> *"The power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone

> regardless of disability is an essential aspect.”* Tim Berners-Lee



-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman12.u.washington.edu/pipermail/athen-list/attachments/20150204/4c2228d3/attachment.html>

More information about the athen-list mailing list