Disability and Culture
New TV Show on Gender and Disability Time Ali Stroker becomes the First Tony-Nominated Performer in a Wheelchair RespectAbility How Americas individualistic streak shaped design for disability Curbed
Services and Systems
Is the state agency that investigates abuse and neglect in facilities serving people with disabilities unfair to the accused? City & State GAO: States Vary Widely in K-12 Students Who Get Special Education Services U.S. News and World Report
Students with Disabilities Deserve Inclusion Education Week How schools struggle to serve gifted students with disabilities (twice exceptional) The Hechinger Report
Remote Monitoring Offers Adults with Disabilities More Independence Disability Scoop ABLE Accounts Can Help People With Disabilities Save Tax-Free Consumer Reports Saving the Teeth of Patients With Special Needs New York Times
June 4-5 Albany, NY The Partners in Employment Summit will educate, advocate and promote how organizations can build and offer services to assist any New Yorker with or without disabilities to be employed.
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New course emphasizes needs of workers with disabilities Penn State News Advancing Efforts to Hire People with Disabilities Across New Yorks Economy Gotham Gazette Youth with Disabilities in Agriculture AgrAbility
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Science and Technology
Disabled people dont need so many fancy new gadgets. We just need more ramps Vox Google Unveils New Accessibility Initiatives Disability Scoop
New York City
May 17: Special Education Mediation May 18: Training for Latinas with Disabilities and Their Allies May 22: Turning 18: Rights, Benefits and Planning
Western New York
May 22: How to Protect My Childs Future Through Guardianship, Wills & Trusts May 22: L.L.Ea.P. into the Future May 24: Embracing Discomfort: Learning How to Effectively Treat Anxiety Disorders June 1: Leadership in Special Education Conference