Resources – Disability Studies...

A Primer on Universal Design (UD) in Education This is a website maintained by Dr. Dave L. Edyburn of UW-Milwaukee. http://www.uwm.edu/~edyburn/ud.html  The purpose of this web page is to provide a brief introduction to the applications of universal design in education (also known as: Universal Design for Learning). Links to additional resources are provided for teachers and administrators interested in more information. The Deal With Disability http://thedealwithdisability.blogspot.com/ This is a new video blog capturing one 26-year-old woman’s experience navigating through life with a “severe” physical disability. Eva Sweeney was born with a condition called cerebral palsy, which means that she cannot walk, speak, or use her muscles in conventional ways. She uses a power wheelchair to get around and spells out what she wants to say on a letter board. Feminist Disability Studies.  Edited...

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