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Justice and Education Departments Issue Guidance on Effective Communication in Schools

From the US Access Board… The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Department of Education (ED) have issued joint guidance on providing effective communication for students with disabilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), as well as the Rehabilitation Act (Section 504). This guidance, which includes… Read more Justice and Education Departments Issue Guidance on Effective Communication in Schools

Accessible Meetings Resource

The Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies (CCIDS) at the University of Maine and┬áSpeaking Up for Us (SUFU), Maine’s Self-Advocacy Network, have collaborated on a new free resource,┬áPlanning Accessible Meetings and Conferences: A Suggested Checklist and Guide. The checklist, a 15-page accessible PDF, is designed to help any person, group, or organization plan a… Read more Accessible Meetings Resource