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Education & Outreach Working Group (EOWG)

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Announcements and Meetings

(General announcements are linked under "Recent deliverables and announcements" below.)


EOWG teleconferences are open to participants of EOWG, see Participating in EOWG.

Agendas are in the EOWG Meetings wiki page.

Teleconference logistics

EOWG meets by teleconference most Fridays from 8:30am - 10:30am US Eastern Time. To find what time this is in your region, you can check the world clock meeting planner.

We use IRC and the Zakim IRC "bot".

Face-to-Face Meetings

Meeting Minutes

Current and Upcoming Work

(updated June 2015)

Current work:

Upcoming work:

Contributing to:


Recent deliverables and announcements include:

The Completed Deliverables section of the EOWG Deliverables Plan lists work completed by EOWG.

Description of deliverables describes the types of deliverables EOWG produces, and provides brief descriptions of upcoming deliverables.

About EOWG

The mission of the Education and Outreach Working Group (EOWG) is to develop strategies and resources to promote awareness, understanding, and implementation of web accessibility; and to support the work of other Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Working Groups. EOWG is chartered to work collaboratively with other WAI Working Groups to support public awareness, understanding, and successful implementation of WAI guidelines, specifications, Notes, and other resources.


EOWG primarily conducts work through:

(EOWG does not use e-mail or W3C Tracker much.)

Chair and Contacts


EOWG Task Forces

  1. [inactive] Before/After Demo Task Force (BADTF) Work Statement and BAD Requirements
  2. [inactive] User Materials Task Force Work Statement
  3. [inactive] WCAG 2.0 Materials Support Task Force Work Statement
  4. [inactive] Lexicon Task Force Work Statement (LTF) Work Statement and Lexicon/Glossary Requirements
  5. [drafted] Evaluation Resource Suite Task Force (ERS TF) Work Statement and ERSTF Requirements
  6. [closed] Web Accessibility and Ageing Task Force (WAI-AGE TF) Work Statement
  7. [closed] WAI Site Task Force (WSTF) Work Statement and WAI Web Site Redesign Project page

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