School budget cuts abound, but there is still help for special education teachers if you look in the right places. Elaine Mulligan, Project Director at the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY) has compiled a list rich with strategies and supports–and they’re all free. You can find the list at the Disability Blog on the Disability.Gov website.Read More »
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Since 1974, Computer Technologies Program has provided over one million hours of training and support for thousands of people with disabilities taking steps toward their career goals. We work hand-in-hand with the Department of Rehabilitation so there is no cost for our program’s participants and they have access to a wide range of support services.
Having experienced unprecedented growth in the past few years, the Lions Center for the Blind was in need of a new venue. Their newly inhabited facility in downtown Oakland will allow them to expand their services to meet that demand. Situated on the northwest corner of 21st and Broadway, just 2 blocks from the 19th Street BART station, the new …Read More »
(We continue our series honoring our intern sponsors.) There seems to be no end to the kinds of computer problems that can aggravate us–a possible virus, a blue screen, the computer won’t turn on/off, network issues, a software glitch. Or perhaps we need a backup system or the motherboard repaired or data recovered. Authorized Computer Repair, located in the heart …Read More »
The Chicago Tribune is hosting a live online chat about children with disabilities and ways their parents can help them thrive at 10:00 a.m. (Pacific time) on Tuesday, June 28. For more details on the panel of experts and how you can participate, see the Chicago Tribune website here.Read More »
If you’ve been wanting to learn about photo editing and/or digital scrapbooking, CTP’s free one-day introductory classes are for you. Intro to Free Photo and Image Editing Software will be held Tuesday, June 14 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. Registration is required and seats are limited so be sure to register online. Topics will include: Review of available free software …Read More »