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Positive about Dyslexia

This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week 2017, and this year’s theme is ‘Positive about Dyslexia’. The Library has a wide range of support available for students with dyslexia to help you succeed at University. 562 more words

Student Information

Attention: All who work with students with disabilities!

I am currently applying for an instructional design position, and, as part of the application process, I’ve been asked to create a presentation on the subject of “Advising Students with Disabilities“. 45 more words

Universal Design for Learning (UDL): Teaching Music Students with Disabilities

Excerpted from Accessing Music, Enhancing Student Learning in the General Music Classroom using UDL,
By Kimberly McCord, Amy Gruben, Jesse Rathgeber

Universal Design began as a result of the first laws that required buildings to be accessible for people with disabilities in the mid-1970s. 752 more words

General Topics

What are Disability Studies?

Disability studies is a broad term that the DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) Center at the University of Washington describes as “an academic discipline that approaches disability from an interdisciplinary perspective and uses multiple theories to define disability and understand the disability experience.” Disability studies spans disciplines in the clinical sciences, humanities, and social sciences. 454 more words

NIDILRR

While taking Supreme Court Seminar with Judge Amul Thapar, I played the role of Chief Justice John Roberts for a semester, writing the majority opinion for our mock court in  1,192 more words

Law Review

Common Myths About Dyscalculia and Math Learning Disabilities

What is dyscalculia? Dyscalculia is a specific learning disability in math. Kids with dyscalculia may have difficulty understanding number-related concepts or using symbols or functions needed for success in mathematics. 198 more words

Education Management