Teaching Students with Disabilities: Tips for TAs

When:
September 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2014-09-22T12:00:00-04:00
2014-09-22T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
TEL 1014
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Teaching Commons
x55754

Students with disabilities add to the diversity of the university community. As a TA at York you may encounter students with physical, learning, medical or mental health disabilities; often these students have academic accommodations.  After a brief review of the university’s policies concerning academic accommodations, we will discuss strategies for maintaining a “disability-friendly” classroom and other things you will need to know to teach students with disabilities.