WordPress 5.3 accessibility focused bug scrub schedule

WordPress 5.3 is planned to be released on Tuesday 12 November 2019 with a BetaBeta A pre-release of software that is given out to a large group of users to trial under real conditions. Beta versions have gone through alpha testing in-house and are generally fairly close in look, feel and function to the final product; however, design changes often occur as part of the process. 1 on Monday 23 September 2019.

Given the large amount of accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accessibility) tickets in the milestone (75+ TracTrac Trac is the place where contributors create issues for bugs or feature requests much like GitHub.https://core.trac.wordpress.org/. tickets, with 57 still open tickets as of today), two additional accessibility bug scrubs are planned:

These bug scrubs will be specifically focused on technical issues with current Trac tickets.

Regular weekly bug scrubs are still planned each Friday at 14:00 UTC.