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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

As the use of digital content continues to rise, it behooves teachers and procurement officers to be mindful of the needs of students with disabilities and the expectations and obligations inherent in complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act. 64 more words

Accessibility

E-books, Procurement and Students with Disabilities

Technology has transformed the American classroom, significantly altering methods of curriculum development and design, instruction, and assessment. Students engage with curriculum, their teachers and each other, much differently than they may have done as little as 20 years ago. 103 more words

E-Books