Lives Not Worth Living : by Amy Sequenzia

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The title of this blog is an expression seen in many blogs written by disabilities advocates and self-advocates. Wasn’t his life worth living? Isn’t mine or the lives of all disabled people?The murder of 22 year-old autistic George Hodgins prompted the latest, very strong protests from the autistic community against the media coverage focused on the “reasons” for the killing, while ignoring George’s, the victim, life.

Differentiated Instruction in Today’s Classrooms

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The IRIS Center is a national center that provides high-quality

iPad Summer Institute

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Blog on the topic of assistive technology, eLearning, mind mapping,

School principal reprimanded told to work from home as a result of physical altercation with student

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In April 2011 before a classroom of students and a

New ADA accessibility requirements took effect March 15

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For the first time in history public fitness centers, public swimming pools, recreational facilities, parks, golf and mini-golf courses, detention facilities and courtrooms, playrooms and amusement rides must adhere to the governments accessibility requirements. The rules also clarify issues that have come up in the 20 years regarding bathroom dimensions, reach ranges and accesible routes.

National Disability Rights Network

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NDRN’s mission is to promote the integrity and capacity of

University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at Georgetown University

2013-06-17T14:31:38-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, General, Inclusive Education, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

The mission of the University Center for Excellence in Developmental

Don Johnston Announces Snap&Read—A Simple Toolbar That Reads Any Text On-screen

2012-03-18T11:58:42-04:00By |Categories: Articles, Assistive Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Snap&Read reads text in a Flash website “A lot of

Acceptance

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Welcome new Ollibean writer, Amy Sequenzia! We know you're going

Burton Blatt Institute chairman to testify before National Council on Disability on future of disability law and policy

2012-03-08T07:59:40-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Articles, General, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

NCD is an independent federal agency that makes recommendations to