The Accommodating Classroom: Creating Access and Opportunity for Learners

Date: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Location: 
Kellogg Center, Red Cedar AB

(Registration at 8:45am; program begins at 9:00am)

Speakers:

Michael Hudson, Director, Resource Center for Persons with Disabilities, MSU

Paulette Granberry Russell, Sr. Advisor to the President for Diversity, and Director, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, MSU

Kristine Moore, Assistant Director for Institutional Equity, Office for Inclusion and Intercultural Initiatives, MSU

At MSU, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive learning environment and to providing equal access and opportunity for all students. We invite you as educators to partner with us to cultivate intellectual richness in our community by increasing awareness about how learning environments can be designed to be more inclusive, especially for individuals with disabilities.

This session will focus on:

1. specific techniques that faculty, administrators and academic staff can employ

2. the requirements and expectations for creating accommodating classrooms

3. address questions associated with access and opportunity.