Instructional Approaches to Access, Accommodation, and Inclusion for Students with Disabilities in the Geosciences

10 December 2013, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

San Francisco Marriott Marquis Salons 12-13

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Ticket Required

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Education (ED)

The presentation of this course will include student instructors who will discuss first-hand perspectives of negotiating the rigor of a geoscience curriculum while managing their disabilities. Key topics will include: accommodation in the geosciences; the physical barriers to access and inclusion; and the personal, psychological and social challenges that students may face away from the classroom.

This workshop is possible through a partnership of the International Association for Geoscience Diversity (IAGD), AGU Education, and the Commission on Geoscience Education (COGE).

Admission to this workshop is $25.00 per ticket.