Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the IDEA Act! Signed into law by President Gerald Ford on November 30, 1975, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) ensured services to children with disabilities throughout the nation.
Design for All! November 8th, 2010, the International Code Council publication of Inclusive Design Guidelines was released through the American Institute of Architects. The IDG is voluntary, prescriptive technical guidance that helps designers produce enhanced environments that accommodate a wide range of physical and mental abilities for people of all ages. #design #architecture #inclusive #ICC #aia #Architects #idg #disabilities #disability #disabilityawareness #mentaNTI - Google+
A Designer's Guide To Accessibility and 508 Compliance | Viget
The words "accessibility" and "508 compliance" are thrown around frequently these days, but as a designer it can be unclear how the practice directly pertains to your role in visual design. Sorting through all the hubbub, I would like to take the opportunity to clarify why ac…
508 Compliance: Why It's Important and Where You Can Start
For many trainers, 508 compliance may still be a foggy concept. So here's a quick overview of everything you need to know.