Tag Archive: access

Beyond inclusion: Creating affirming classrooms for d/Deaf and hard-of-hearing students

Elspeth Slayter, MSW, MA, PhD, Salem State University Cate Thomas, BSW, GradCertLearn&TeachHigherEd, GradDipPA, MPAdmin, PhD, Charles Sturt University We often have d/Deaf[1] and hard-of-hearing students in our university student bodies, but they can, at times, feel excluded… Continue reading

If disability rights are civil rights, why is the House of Representatives debating harmful reforms to the Americans with Disabilities Act?

Many social workers I interact with express the idea that the civil rights of disabled people were taken care of with the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). In… Continue reading