DisabilityVOICE october 31, 2011 @11:00AM/EST • Full Commission Teleconference - "Members of the public have the option of participating in the open meeting remotely. Remote access will be provided via an internet webinar service utilizing..."
The Advisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials in Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities, established by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008, has brought together government leaders, representatives from the publishing industry, individuals with print disabilities, representatives from two-year and four-year institutions of higher education and leaders in accessible technology. The Commission will study the current state of accessible materials for students with disabilities in postsecondary education and make recommendations to the U.S. Congress for improving access to and the distribution of instructional materials in accessible formats. This is the first commission in history charged with examining accessible instructional materials for postsecondary students with disabilities.
For more information on today's meeting, go toThe Advisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials in Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities -- Welcome
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