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Monday, February 10, 2014

The Accessible Classroom: Teaching Students with Disabilities
ECET- Q202
02/10/2014 12:00PM - 1:30PM
At some point in your teaching career, it is likely that you will be teaching a student with a disability. This seminar will give an overview of faculty rights and responsibilities under current disability law. Participants will also discuss methods of going beyond the legal requirements to ensure a classroom that is not only fair and accessible to students with disabilities, but allows students with disabilities to thrive.

Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to:
• Discuss the legal rights and responsibilities of the faculty and students with disabilities
• List of various types of disabilities and their impact on a student’s academic performance
• Explain the procedures in place at SPSU to assist students with disabilities