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Southeast ADA Center


December 1, 2017 - December 8, 2017

*The newsletter is updated every Friday.

National News

Access Currents Newsletter for November - December 2017

Source: U.S. Access Board

Classroom Robot Helps South Carolina Children with Autism

Source: Fox News, South Carolina

JAN Releases Latest Consultants' Corner on Disability Awareness Training

Source: Job Accommodation Network (JAN)

Join the Conversation: Careers in the Arts Toolkit Online Dialogue

Source: ePolicyWorks

November 2017 nTIDE Jobs Report: Ongoing Job Gains Bode Well for Americans with Disabilities

Source: Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire

ODEP Observes World AIDS Day on December 1

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)

ODEP Publishes #ApprenticeshipWorks Guides

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP)

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News Archives and News by Audience & Topic

Southeast Region News by State

South Carolina (SC)

Classroom Robot Helps South Carolina Children with Autism

Source: Fox News, South Carolina

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Regional News by State - Southeast ADA Center

Events & Training

Webinars & Podcasts

Date Event
3:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. EST
Employer Engagement to Support People with Disabilities in the Labor Force
Deadline to Register: December 11, 2017

Sponsor: Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology (PEAT)

2:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. EST
Universal Accessibility, Emergency Preparedness and Disaster Response
Deadline to Register: December 12, 2017

Webinar Series: ADA in Focus

2:00 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. EST
Everybody Rides: One County's Approach to Safe, Accessible Bus Stops
Deadline to Register: December 14, 2017

Webinar Series: ADA in Focus

1:00 P.M. - 2:00 P.M. EST
2017: The Year in Review
Deadline to Register: December 19, 2017

Sponsor: Cornell University Employment and Disability Institute (EDI)

1:00 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. EST
The History of Disability, Lessons from the Past

ADA Live! (WADA) Show

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Events & Training Calendar - Southeast ADA Center

Conferences & On-Site Events

Date Event
Jan 22-23, 2018

Lake Buena Vista, FL

ADA Coordinator Conference - Orlando, Florida
Deadline to Register: January 15, 2018

Sponsor: ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP), Great Plains ADA Center, Southeast ADA Center, and ADA National Network

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Events & Training Calendar - Southeast ADA Center

ADA Case Law and Legal Briefs

The ADA Case Law and Legal Briefs offer legal and policy developments relevant to civil rights protections and the impact of court decisions in the Southeast Region under the ADA that are analyzed in partnership with the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI).

Other Disability-Related News & Resources

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