disabilities

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day! The purpose of the day is to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) access/inclusion and people with different disabilities. Wondering what digital accessibility means? This introductory video includes 15 tips to help creators of websites, apps, software or documents make their technology more… Read more

PANDA: Minnesota Adult Basic Education Disability Specialists

If you are interested in finding a wide variety of disability and mental health resources for practitioners working with adult literacy students, visit PANDA: Minnesota Adult Basic Education Disability Specialists. On the website, there are specific disability chapters, including ADHD, brain injury, hearing and vision loss, physical disabilities and mental health. The chapters are written… Read more

Face-to-Face Project

The Face-to-Face Project is a pilot project that connects youth with disabilities to employers willing to take them through practice employment interviews.  For the youth it’s an opportunity to gain experience in job interviews.  For employers it’s an opportunity to increase their awareness of the benefits of hiring youth with disabilities. The Face-to-Face Project is… Read more