Support Our Teachers

August 16, 2022

I spent 20+ years in public education, 10+ years in higher education teaching the new generation of educators, and 8+ years training teachers across Indiana.... Read more » Read More...

CEO: Visual Descriptions

August 16, 2022

Increasingly I have been in meetings where each person, in addition to the routine introduction of name and organization, provides a description of themselves. At... Read more » Read More...

Universal Design

July 27, 2022

Disability access and special education, by all accounts, are fairly young. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) just celebrated its 32nd anniversary. The first sweeping... Read more » Read More...

Is the ADA Enough?

July 27, 2022

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law July 26, 1990. It prohibits the discrimination of people with disabilities in healthcare, voting, businesses,... Read more » Read More...

Perhaps you have been in our building and met Dart (the green dog) …or his “mother” Ada. Ada’s name references the Americans with Disability Act... Read more » Read More...

Scooters Everywhere

June 22, 2022

I warn you in advance, in this month’s article I am going to get on my soapbox for a minute. I will climb down, I... Read more » Read More...

There are many reasons to like musical artist Lizzo. She challenges the typical image of a celebrity. She loves who she is.  She came to... Read more » Read More...

AWS Foundation recently awarded $855,238 in grants to 14 non-profit organizations that benefit individuals with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities in northeast Indiana. These organizations... Read more » Read More...

Bravo

April 18, 2022

Meet with AWS Foundation to discuss. Get through Covid so it can finally happen. Write a social story. Advertise event. Work with a consultant for... Read more » Read More...

AWS Foundation awards a second round of Vantage Grants totaling $3,222,620 to four select nonprofit disability service providers serving Northeast Indiana: The Arc of Wabash... Read more » Read More...