The Faculty Room at the University of Washignton,
is a space for faculty and administrators at postsecondary institutions
to learn about how to create classroom environments and academic
activities that maximize the learning of all students, including
those with disabilities. It includes six primary areas that address
issues faced by postsecondary educators:
Accommodations and Universal Design
Strategies for creating (universal design) and modifying (accommodations)
academic environments and activities to maximize the learning of
students with a wide range of abilities and disabilities.
Rights and Responsibilities
The rights and responsibilities of faculty, campus services, and
tudents with disabilities regarding academic accommodations.
Resources to help instructors more fully include students with disabilities
in course activities.
Video, publications, and interactive presentations designed especially
for postsecondary educators.
Resources for Trainers, Staff, and Administrators
Resources for staff and administrators who support faculty in making
their academic offerings accessible to students with disabilities.
Searchable Knowledge Base
A searchable database of frequently asked questions and case studies
related to how postsecondary faculty can fully include students
with disabilities in their courses.