New Resources for Schools Exploring Disability and Inclusion

The Attitude Foundation has released a new resource exploring disability and Inclusion.  This study guide to accompany Perspective Shift has been written for students in Years 9 – 12.  It provides information and suggestions for learning activities in Years 9 – 10 in the following learning areas: English – The Arts – [...]

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Pathways to Tertiary Education 2021 Forum

Pathways to Tertiary Education (P2T) is an online series of events, that will culminate in a virtual opportunity to connect with TAFE, RTO and university disability practitioners. This online series is aimed at improving the transition of students with disability from secondary school into tertiary education. This Survey should take no more [...]

By |2020-11-16T02:10:49+00:00November 16th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Pathways to Tertiary Education 2021 Forum

Shape your future – New My Future Website

Introducing the new-look myfuture The myfuture team is proud to announce the launch of its refreshed, new-look website. We've improved the design and navigation to make it easier for you to explore myfuture's career tools and resources. We've also enhanced a range of features to help you find, collect and [...]

By |2020-11-17T03:56:22+00:00November 16th, 2020|Resources|Comments Off on Shape your future – New My Future Website

Workability Interviews Q & A Sessions

The Workability Interviews are a series of video Interviews with people with diverseabilities talking about their experiences of employment and how they got to where they are today! They provide a great chance to empower students by seeing what is possible. Now is your chance to ask your questions to [...]

By |2020-11-16T01:43:53+00:00November 16th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Workability Interviews Q & A Sessions

Disability Standards for Education for senior secondary

This course is designed to help you uphold your legal obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA) and the Disability Standards for Education 2005 (the Standards). These obligations focus on providing fair access to education for students with disability. The course may also assist classroom teachers with leadership roles in areas [...]

By |2020-10-28T00:19:03+00:00October 28th, 2020|Policy, Resources|Comments Off on Disability Standards for Education for senior secondary

Kate deBruin – Using Universal Design Principles to Support Every Student

Dr Kate de Bruin: Using universal design principles to support learning, participation and progress for every student Universal design principles Barrier identification Designing for the 'edges' A practical example View video here Learning Difficulties Australia is an association of teachers and other professionals dedicated to assisting students with learning difficulties through effective teaching [...]

By |2020-10-11T23:58:29+00:00October 11th, 2020|Webinars|Comments Off on Kate deBruin – Using Universal Design Principles to Support Every Student

Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements

Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements. Kate Jacobs' presents a practical demonstration of how to cater for Specific Learning Disorders (SLD) and the VCAA Special Examination Arrangements (SEA) Applications. Uploaded with permission. View here. Learning Difficulties Australia is an association of teachers and other professionals dedicated to [...]

By |2020-10-11T23:57:44+00:00October 11th, 2020|Webinars|Comments Off on Dr Kate Jacobs: School-based reasonable adjustments & the VCAA Special Examinations Arrangements

Five tips on how uni’s can do more to design online learning that works for all students

Five tips on how uni's can do more to design online learning that works for all students Written by Erin Leif, Christine Grové, Laura Alfrey, Stella Laletas and Umesh Sharma, Monash University. Published  by The National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education (NCSHE). The COVID-19 pandemic has driven a [...]

By |2020-10-02T03:35:12+00:00September 28th, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Five tips on how uni’s can do more to design online learning that works for all students

Bridging the Distance: Accommodations and Technology for Overcoming Remote Learning Challenges for Students with ADHD

ADHD EXPERT WEBINAR Bridging the Distance: Accommodations and Technology for Overcoming Remote Learning Challenges for Students with ADHD Register below for this free expert webinar to learn accommodations and technology for overcoming remote learning challenges on Tuesday, September 29 at 1 pm ET. Sign up and you will receive the free [...]

By |2020-10-12T00:39:26+00:00September 7th, 2020|Events, Webinars|Comments Off on Bridging the Distance: Accommodations and Technology for Overcoming Remote Learning Challenges for Students with ADHD

Broaden Your Horizons Newsletter

Broaden Your Horizons This online resource provides Pathway and Integration staff with advice, tools and resources to support young people with disability, with their education and employment transitions.To stay informed please subscribe to our quarterly update, in Term 3 we are also releasing scholarship database to subscribed members.Brighdie O'Dwyer  and Amii Demanuele

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