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The Technology & UDL Affinity Group is designed for people who are interested in using technology and universal design for learning to support students of all abilities in higher education settings.
November 10, 2021
Program accreditation standards have been finalized. A workgroup is working to develop an accreditation process and structure by which postsecondary education programs for students with intellectual disability can become formally accredited. Why does this matter? Read the full article!
November 1, 2021
This blog post from Accreditation workgroup chair, Dr. Martha Mock, shares her thoughts on the ongoing and important work of the Workgroup. She shares her thoughts on what program accreditation means for students, family members, college faculty and program staff, and what each of those groups can do NOW to get involved. Read the full blog post.
October 29, 2021
Currently, there is no formal process by which college programs for students with ID can become accredited. While that process is being created, we offer college programs for students with intellectual disability some tools that they can use to become familiar with Program Accreditation Standards. Click here to learn about and access the tools we have developed.
October 25, 2021
Imani Evans, a PhD student at Virginia Commonwealth University in the Special Education and Disability Leadership program recently wrote a thought-provoking and informative post for the Association of University Centers on Disability (AUCD) Policy Talk blog.
October 21, 2021
Way back in 2017, the NCC created affinity groups as a place for people with common interests to gather to discuss, share, and collaborate on key issues and topics related to inclusive postsecondary education. We kicked off with 3 groups and this month we added our ninth (Inclusive Campus Life) and gave another (Technology & UDL) a bit of a makeover.
October 19, 2021
In the midst of a wrapping up one grant, working through Year 1 of our current grant, applying for still another grant (and some of us taking some time off), TWO new staff joined Think College this summer!
September 16, 2021
We have been busy these last few months!
September 13, 2021
For the past few years, we have included student interviews in the National Coordinating Center monthly newsletter. These interviews spotlight students with intellectual disabilities currently enrolled in college or who recently graduated.
August 5, 2021
Don't miss this very special meeting on Thursday, September 23, featuring special guest, Judy Heumann. Judy is an internationally recognized leader in the disability community and a lifelong civil rights advocate for people with disabilities. Majolyn, a student from Hostos Community College, suggested that we invite Judy to a meeting and she accepted!
August 4, 2021