Implementing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

February 20, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Intended audience: 
Academic Support Staff, Faculty, Graduate Students
Part of series: 

Accommodating students with disabilities is a shared campus responsibility. Faculty implement classroom accommodations for students with disabilities with the assistance of the Disabled Students' Program. Some of these accommodations are fairly straightforward and others are more difficult to interpret and implement, Come join DSP leadership in a discussion of disability accommodations including attendance accommodations, deadlines extensions, classroom policies and accommodations and more. Bring your own questions for discussion.

Registration

Registration is unavailable. Registration closed on February 19, 2019 - 5:00pm.

Series description

The Disabled Students' Program (DSP) works in partnership with faculty to accommodate students with disabilities. In this discussion series, we will highlight topics requested by faculty to share information and gather feedback about how to make our processes work better.

The forums will take place at the following dates and times:

  • June 19, 3:00 p.m. — 4:30 p.m. Exam proctoring and accommodations
  • July 12, 3:00 p.m. — 4:30 p.m. General accommodations, including attendance and assignment extensions
  • August 8, 3:30 p.m. — 5:00 p.m. Best practices for teaching students with disabilities and universal design

To learn more about DSP and find additional resources for faculty, visit the DSP website: https://dsp.berkeley.edu/faculty