SCULPT for Accessibility
SCULPT - Shaping your documents and content for accessible practice
SCULPT came out of research conducted within Worcestershire County Council. It is our answer to educating our workforce to become inclusive digital practitioners when creating documents and content.
- Read our blog article on Ability Net: Everyone can SCULPT for Accessibility
- SCULPT appears on page 2 of the JISC Guide: Ensuring continuity of learning during enforced absence currently being used to advise Colleges and Universities during the Coronavirus
SCULPT has been shared at:
- Cross Government Accessibility Meetup Feb 2020 - Bristol
- JISC Digifest March 2020 - Birmingham
- Share Digital March 2020 - Birmingham
SCULPT stands for:
- Structure (use heading styles)
- Colour and contrast
- Use of images
- Links (hyperlinks)
- Plain English
- Table structure
Helen Wilson the creator of SCULPT is one of three Digital Designers at Worcestershire County Council (WCC).
The Digital Designers are responsible for, and advise on, the main website content for advice and guidance, as well as deliver and maintain other client galaxy websites. In addition to this they develop, guide and advise on the intranet sites as well as support the custom developments of the Digital Developer team for transactional services. The team are the lead on the accessibility of content at Worcestershire County Council.