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Resources 

Welcome to our resource page.  We hope these resources will provide you with information and suggestions that are helpful and answer questions. Under each category will be a section for faculty and also a section for students.  

FOR FACULTY 

Web Resources Very comprehensive list of accommodations and information for all types of disabilities.

Access to the Future: Preparing College Students With Disabilities Another great source for accommodations and information for faculty and students.

Teaching Tips tips for community college teachers

All Kinds of Minds - a reference that includes articles and very specific strategies for struggling students


FOR STUDENTS

Ten tips for College Success Great advice for students in 10 tips

25 Tips for College Success Check it out

10 Tips for College Students With Disabilities On target tips

All Kinds of Minds - a reference that includes articles and very specific strategies (under learning base) for struggling students.

 

UNIVERSAL DESIGN RESOURCES
FOR FACULTY

Universal Design for Learning Introduction to Universal Design in Learning

Universal Design of Instruction, Definitions, and Examples A good starting place

The Faculty Room The Faculty Room is full of information, ideas, and more resources

Universal Design Page by AHEAD Association for Higher Education and Disability Universal Design page

AHEAD Universal Design Resources from AHEAD Scroll down the Association for Higher Education and Disability Universal Design Resources page for technology, online, and learning resources

Accessibility in Distance Education A resource for faculty on on-line teaching

Faculty Resources Suggested by DePaul University Includes info on AD/HD, LD, the law, accommodations, books, articles, strategies, universal design, and other links

Illinois Online Network Great faculty Resources

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LEARNING DISABILITIES RESOURCES

FOR FACULTY

Academic Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

For Adults- Learning Disabilities Association of America See accommodations for GED, and post secondary options

From CEC Teaching College Students with Disabilities Tips for instructors

Learning Disabilities Association of AmericaResources and links

National Center for Learning Disabilities Excellent resource

Non Verbal Learning Disabilities Association Great resouce

LD Online A top resource

Muskingum Database - a database of strategies, general AND specific to content, for teaching and learning

All Kinds of Minds - a reference that includes articles and very specific strategies (under learning base) for struggling students

FOR STUDENTS

Resouces for College Students with Learning Disabilities or AD/HD

For Adults- Learning Disabilities Association of America See accommodations for GED, and post secondary options

How College Students with Disabilities Can Advocate for Themselves Advocacy

College Students with Learning Disabilities Excellent resource for students

10 Tips for College Students With Disabilities To the point

Muskingum Database - a database of strategies, general AND specific to content, for teaching and learning

All Kinds of Minds - a reference that includes articles and very specific strategies (under learning base) for struggling students

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 ADD AND ADHD RESOURCES

CHADD - Information and resources for children and adults with AD/HD

Dr. Ned Hallowell's Home Page - Advice and research from a renowned expert in the field of AD/HD

Attention Deficit Disorder Association - Information especially for adults with AD/HD

DePaul Plus Program Perspective Newsletter on AD/HD - A brief source of valuable information

 

Mental Health and Autism/Asperger's Resources

National Institute of Mental Health - A comprehensive site for all psychiatric disorders - Click on "Mental Health Topic

O.A.S.I.S. - A specific link, from a useful overall website, for teaching students with Asperger's

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RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS TRANSITIONING FROM HIGH SCHOOL AND FOR STUDENTS RE-ENTERING AFTER BEING OUT OF SCHOOL FOR AWHILE 

Illinois Valley Transition Planning Council - a site with local transition information and national links

National Center on Secondary Education and Transition - information on career planning, transition planning and IEPs, post-secondary accommodations.

HEATH Resource Center - an expansive source for laws, accommodations, services, etc....

Differences Between High School and College - a good guide for any transitioning students

 

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