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Going Beyond Compliance in Higher Education Accessibility

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was the first civil rights law enacted to prohibit discrimination...

Education 3 min read
Students who are deaf or hard of hearing are being presented with new challenges this upcoming school year,...
Education 2 min read
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage, school districts across the U.S. have debated whether to reopen their...
Digital Accessibility 2 min read
Recently, I needed to visit Urgent Care. As someone who relies on lip-reading, I was concerned about my ability to...
Education 2 min read
As the COVID-19 pandemic spread through the U.S. and schools closed in the spring of 2020, the College Board...
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Momentum behind online education continues to build for a variety of reasons: the ability to reach large numbers...
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What's New in Manual Wheelchair Technology?

Manual wheelchair innovation knows no bounds, it seems. From SafariSeat, which is designed for people in developing countries, the innovative...

Technology and Innovation 2 min read
What is VRI? Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) is a video telecommunications service utilized through an external or...
Digital Accessibility 3 min read
When you encounter someone who is deaf or hard-of-hearing, your first instinct may be to use your hands to...
Research and Stats 2 min read
One of the great things about the accessibility community is the willingness to share and collaborate. We’re free...
Digital Accessibility 2 min read
The Air Carrier Access Act, a federal law, prevents airlines from refusing travel to individuals based solely on...
Physical Accessibility 2 min read
Several years ago, managers at Microsoft learned that the traditional process of hiring people with needed...
Employment 3 min read
Autism is a disability that is often misunderstood. Real life autism is very different than the kind that people...
Research and Stats 4 min read
Based on data from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), there were 24,238 charges filed for...
Employment 3 min read
One in four U.S. adults – or 61 million Americans – has a disability. Each one of those is a potential employee,...
Legal 3 min read
Just to be mentioned, named, explicitly by the word "disability" was enough to trigger an outpouring of response...
Government 4 min read