Disability ResourcesLinks for Faculty, Students, and Parents
Dear Colleague Letter – March 16, 2007 - on Rights and Responsibilities of Students with Disabilities Transitioning from Secondary to Postsecondary Education
Dear Colleague Letter – July 25, 2008
Disability.gov – Federal government resources, services, and information
Resources for Faculty
A ten-module tutorial that is a resource for those seeking to make their distance education accessible for individuals with disabilities. AEL offers information on the most common needs in distance education, and provides instruction in techniques that will enhance the usability of online materials for all students. This is a free course.
Dear Colleague Letter (March 16, 2007) on Rights and Responsibilities of Students with Disabilities Transitioning from Secondary to Postsecondary Education
Accessibility – Web & Techonology
Universal Design for Learning is an approach to curriculum that – Minimizes barriers and maximizes learning for all students.
Teaching Excellence in Adult Literacy – TEAL Center Fact Sheet Universal Design for Learning
Students & Parents
Auxiliary Aids and Services for Postsecondary Students with Disabilities:
Higher Education’s Obligations Under Section 504 and Title II of the ADA
Dear Parent Letter (March 16, 2007) on Rights and Responsibilities of Students with Disabilities Transitioning from Secondary to Postsecondary Education
Going to College – A resource for teens with disabilities Website offers tools for planning your college experience
Disability Specific Sites
Asperger Syndrome Coalition of the United States, Inc.
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Autoimmune Related Diseases:
AARDA – American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association, Inc.
National Aphasia Association