An article posted on Disability Scoop written by Michelle Diament describes the extension of an integral concept from the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act(IDEA) beyond the typical classroom environment.

 

Join for a free, forward-looking webinar on the changing world of educational video description on October 24, 2012. This innovative webinar is presented by the Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP), in collaboration with the Video Description Research and Development Center (VDRDC), and the Description Leadership Network (DLN). Register now at http://webinars.dcmp.org/.

This exciting and interactive presentation is perfect for teachers, administrators, and parents who want to learn about the latest developments in video description technology and how it can help students who are blind and visually impaired in educational settings.

SCOPE OF PROJECT
The ReelAbilities Columbus Disabilities Film Festival seeks a part-time contractor to develop education materials which enhance the festival-going experience for students and lifelong learners. The Consultant will develop Teacher Resource Guides and Program Notes for distribution to audiences, based on direction from VSAO staff and the ReelAbilities Planning Committee.