Intro to Web Accessibility

Flatiron School - 11 Broadway, Suite 260 New York - View Map Girl Develop It NYC
Mon, Jan 30, 2017, 7:00 PM (EST)

About this event

This 2 part Intro to Web Accessibility course runs Monday, January 30th AND Monday, February 6th. The class time will be from 7-9pm each evening. 

** Only registered attendees will be admitted - No drop-ins will be accepted on either day if not registered **

Who can use your websites? Are they accessible to as many people as possible?

Web accessibility has traditionally described the process of enhancing websites for people with disabilities. Come to this class to learn more about developing with accessibility in mind—and building a better web experience for everyone.

This class will focus on general design principles, with some hands-on exercises. You should also plan to bring a laptop and headphones / earbuds to work along with the class.

Tech Pre-reqs:

* Knowledge of HTML/CSS

All attendees are expected to abide by the Girl Develop It Code of Conduct

Interested in TA-ing or being a volunteer? Fill out this form and the organizer will contact you!

Your instructor:

Kathy Wu is a software engineer at Justworks. With a degree in Marketing and a self taught education in programming, she spent most of her career in advertising where she built web applications for brands such as Nesquik, Edy's/Dreyer's, and Beneful. As a self-proclaimed maker of things, solver of problems, Kathy likes to knit, climb and of course code. 

When

Monday, Jan 30
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EST)

Where

Flatiron School
11 Broadway, Suite 260 New York