Tag Archives: Higher education

Thriving in Trade School with a Disability

Thriving in Trade School with a Disability is one of many topics covered at Accredited Schools Online.  This topic includes content discussing: Vocational Career Options Physical Disabilities Learning & Cognitive Disabilities Visual Impairments Hearing Impairments Vocational Rehabilitation Resources Timeline: Transitioning … Continue reading

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Demystifying Post-Secondary Terms

Elizabeth Hamblet,  Consultant and Learning Specialist at Columbia University, has developed an “unofficial” glossary of terms designed to define and explain words and phrases commonly used in the post-secondary environment. The vocabulary used at the college level can be confusing … Continue reading

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Guide to Visual Disabilities and Online Learning

Online education is designed to open doors for students. Many students who might not be able to become a full-time residential student at a college or university  or who want a particular course, find online courses of value. However, for … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Courseload Releases First eText Platform with Accessible Collaborative Features

A news release appearing in Campus Technology  announced that Courseload has launched version 2.3 of its software with a stated focus on Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), touting the release as the first e-text platform … Continue reading

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