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Training Modules

Module 1 ThumbnailModule 1: eRehab Training: Understanding Disability
Objectives:

  • To become familiar with the historical and contemporary issues shaping the lives of individuals with disabilities.
  • To explore the myths and stereotypes surrounding individuals with disabilities.


Module 2 : Accommodating Students with Disabilities in Higher Education
Objectives:

  • To be aware of the challenges and barriers faced by many postsecondary students with disabilities.
  • To explore effective practices related to improving the educational outcomes for postsecondary students with disabilities.


Module 3 ThumbnailModule 3: Panel of Your Peers- Faculty with Disabilities

With John R. Johnson, Ph.D,
Nan Zhang-Hampton, Ph.D, 
Lars Perner, Ph.D,
and Wendy Maruyama, MFA


Module 4 ThumbnailModule 4: Overview of Disability Support Programs and Services in Higher Education
Objectives:

  • To understand the variety and depth of services through the offices of Disability Support Programs and Services (DSPS) within higher education.
  • To increase awareness of needs and services for students with disabilities within higher education.
  • To understand how to collaborate as students, faculty, counselors, and administrators in order to meet the needs of students with disabilities.


Module 5 ThumbnailModule 5: Universal Design for Learning in the College Classroom

Objectives:

  • To understand the concept of universal design and its application to higher education (e.g., campus activities, curriculum)
  • To be familiar with a model for making curricular and instructional accommodations for postsecondary students with and without disabilities.
  • To know several strategies for adapting the level of instructional support to each student's learning style.


Module 6 ThumbnailModule 6: Overview of Accessible Technology
Objectives:

  • To be familiar with different types of adaptive technology used by students with disabilities
  • To understand which adaptive software programs match specific disabilities


Module 7 ThumbnailModule 7: Basics of Audio and Video Podcasting
Objectives:

  • To understand the basics of creating a podcast
  • To become familiar with streaming media and RSS
  • To understand how to use podcast to enhance course materials