Resource Links Related to Hearing Loss
Federal Law, ADA & Access Info Links
US Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board
by Design www.access-by-design.com
Great information on physical access. Includes information on the
Compliance Guide www.thompson.com/tpg/person/able/able.html
Facilities Compliance Workbook www.evanterry.com/
IDEA, and Advocacy http://home1.gte.net/sherryze/new.htm
This is a fantastic source of information for parents and educators.
Well organized. Also provides info on Special Education by state.
Information Center On-Line http://adabbs.hr.state.ks.us/dc
Association on Higher Education and Disability www.ahead.org
with Disabilities Act Document Center http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu/kinder
ADA statute, regulations,
ADAAG, federally reviewed tech sheets, and other assistance documents
of Education 2000 http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid-200062
US Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics
(NCES). Compendium of 65 indicators describes trends in the major
aspects of education.
Aspects of Hearing Impairment www.gallaudet.edu~cadsweb/factshee.html
(Center for Assessment and Demographic Studies, Gallaudet
of Justice Homepage www.usdoj.gov/crt/ada/adahom1.htm
Access Information and Support www.janejarrow.com
Compliance for Higher Education
Newsletter on ADA and
504 compliance for Institutions of Higher Education. 1-800-341-7874
Discrimination in the Workplace: First steps for filing a claim
Statistics Abstracts http://dsc.ucsf.edu/abs/ab5.htm
I have a case? www.swiftsite.com/adaman/
Employment Opportunity Commission Home Page www.eeoc.gov/
Register today, www.access-board.gov/rules/telfinal.htm
February 3, 1998,
The Access Board's 'Final Rule' re Sec. 255 of the Telecommunication
Services Administration www.gsa.gov
WWW Accessibility Guidelines www.gsa.gov/coca/WWWcode.htm
to Disability Rights Laws http://worktech.state.md.us/at_resources.html
overview of eight Federal laws
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
Download the Act and use your word processor to search the document
for topics of interest!
Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research www.ncddr.org
Projects on the Internet www.ncddr.org/urllist.html
National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
Dept of Education High School Transition Web Page www.ode.state.or.us/sped/spedareas/transition/transition.htm
Policymaking Partnership for Implementing IDEA: www.ideapolicy.org
Site includes transcripts of 1999 satellite telecasts on IDEA.
This is an online training resource for college faculty that covers
disability law as it pertains to providing access to individuals
with disabilities. Developed by Penn
State, it requires about
45 minutes to complete. Free!
Accommodation and Undue Hardship under the ADA www.eeoc.gov/docs/accommodation.html
of the Rehabilitation Act See Title IV of the Workforce Investment
Act of 1998
for Research on Disabilities http://chef.sped.ukans.edu/speddisabilitiesstuff/welcome.html
508 Questions and Answers www.access-board.gov/eitaac/section-508-q&a.htm
Court Cases Involving the ADA www4.law.cornell.edu/cgi-bin/fx?DB-SupctSyllabi&TOPDOC-0&P-Americans+with+Disabilities+Act:
Assistive Resource Program 1-800-342-5832
Tips for Negotiating ADA Cases with DOJ www.saspc.com/art13ada.htm
detailed description of accessibility issues surrounding websites
and computer software
School-to-Work & SSI Work Incentives http://interact.uoregon.edu/wrrc/transitiondocument.html
Regional Resource Center http://interact.uoregon.edu/wrrc/wrrc.html
Excellent website, well organized, with list to many links.
Great for educators and parents.
Investment Act of 1998 You can request a copy of the entire
act (it is a large volume) at no charge from the Senate Document
Room by faxing 202-228-2815 and requesting Conference Report 105-659.
On the internet, summaries can be found at www.reg10.doleta.gov/wia_nga.htm
(check out Title IV-Rehab Act Reauthorization). You can see just
how much is covered in the act by going to www.usworkforce.org/act.htm.
Jane Jarrow's web pages provide an analysis of the issues involved
for higher education - www.janejarrow.com/natlissues/asgooditgets.html.
AHEAD has also been actively involved in the debate - www.ahead.org/.
Investment Act of 1998 www.gpo.gov/nara/nara005.html
Investment Act of 1998: Overview www.interwork.sdsu.edu/projects/rcep/rsawia_public/powerpoint.html
Three slideshows developed by the San Diego State University RRCEP
Investment Act Primer www.comop.org/rrtc/silvprimer.htm
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