Tag: College Students

Helpful Apps for College Students

Sue Ordinetz,  has prepared two  tip sheets featuring apps  that may be helpful to college students with and without disabilities. Ms. Ordinetz  is an Adjunct Professor - Occupational Therapy at American International College. Apps for Higher Ed Android Apps Android Apps  

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Dr. Phil for College Students

In her years  of working with students, Elizabeth Hamblet has found that many students are resistant to trying strategies that can help them turn things around.  She has found an  unlikely ally in Dr. Phil McGraw. Dr. Phil has some quirky, witty chestnuts that Elizabeth has used as a way to get students to get … Continue reading Dr. Phil for College Students

Legislation Sought to Ensure Higher Education Techonology is Accessible to Visually Impaired College Students

Disability rights advocates and book publishers are pushing for federal regulations to ensure higher education technology is accessible to tens of thousands of students with visual impairments. According to  a 2011 AIM Report on the accessibility and inaccessibility of instructional material,  approximately 2.1 million American students have some kind of disability, including about 63,000 with … Continue reading Legislation Sought to Ensure Higher Education Techonology is Accessible to Visually Impaired College Students