AHEAD 2019 Pre-Conference: Laying the Foundation

Laying the Foundation: An Introduction to Access for Newer Disability Resource Professionals

Elisa Laird-Metke, Samuel Merritt University and Melanie Thornton, University of Arkansas
July 9 and 10, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts

The following are links are:

  • Items mentioned during the pre-conference that the presenters promised to send
  • Resources that respond to specific questions from participants

If you were in this session and were told by us that we would send something that is not here, contact Melanie at mthornt@uark.edu and we’ll make sure to add it.

Historical Foundations: Civil Rights and Activism

Legal Foundations

Universal Design

Student Interview and Documentation

Digital Access

Accessible Documents and PowerPoint

Books in Alternate Formats

Social Media

Web Accessibility

Campus Outreach

Reflection on Office Practices

Specific Accommodations and Practices

Grievance Process Examples

On-Campus Transportation

Concerns About Self-Harm

Animals and Access

Access and Health Sciences

Additional Resources