Teaching Resource Links

Faculty Room : The Faculty Room is a space for faculty and administrators at postsecondary institutions to learn how to create classroom environments and activities that maximize the learning of all students, including those with disabilities. www.washington.edu/doit/Faculty/

SciTrain U:  SciTrain U offers tools and techniques geared toward university level instructors in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.  In-depth information is offered in self-paced modules.

HEATH: The national clearinghouse on postsecondary education for individuals with Disabilities.

ABLEDATA: A clearinghouse of information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment. Resources of special interest to faculty include general and specific information related to curriculum, lab, web accessibility, etc.  

CAST Universal Design for Learning: A new paradigm for teaching and drawing on new brain research and new media technologies to respond to individual learner differences.

Great Lakes ADA & IT Center: One of 10 regional centers, federally funded, to provide technical assistance and training.  

Office of Civil Rights: Under the U.S. Department of Education, OCR works to ensure equal access to education.

Family Village Library: An excellent resource for general information about all types of disabilities; click on the library.  Also, has lists of famous people with disabilities and information about disability culture.

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