Help Develop Accessibility Standards

The University of Illinois is a member of the W3C, consider joining one of these two working groups.

  • ARIA Authoring Practices Task Force:
    • Creating guidance.
    • Reviewing guidance.
    • Creating examples.
    • Testing examples.
    • Great way to learn how to use ARIA markup to create accessible content!
  • ARIA Assistive Technology Community Group:
    • Testing ARIA examples with assistive technologies to identify usage of HTML and ARIA semantics by screen readers.
    • Provide feedback to screen readers on use of ARIA markup.
    • Help developers understand how ARIA markup changes the experience of people using screen readers.
    • Excellent way to learn how screen readers work!