GSA Government-wide Section 508 Accessibility Program

Technology Accessibility Playbook

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 15:39 -- Anonymous

The Federal CIO Council Accessibility Community of Practice (CIOC ACOP) is proud to announce the release of the Technology Accessibility Playbook. The purpose of this resource is to provide guidance on what is needed to build and manage effective Section 508 Programs. The intended audience is US Government CIO and CAO offices, and Agency Section 508 Program Managers (aka Section 508 Coordinators).

Modeled after the Digital Services Playbook, the Technology Accessibility Playbook is a provides twelve plays that, if followed together, will help the government ensure its information and communications technology is fully accessible to disabled employees and members of the public. The plays outline a sustainable approach to supporting full inclusion through technology, and provide a framework for strategic planning and defining program maturity capabilities needed within each agency.

The Technology Accessibility Playbook is located in the Section 508 Best Practices Library in the Program Management Section.