ERIC Number: EJ584057
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Disability Services: Easier Done Than Said.
Duffy, J. Trey
Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum, v9 n4 p19-28 Spr 1999
To respond effectively to the complex issues presented by students with disabilities, colleges can develop a broad network of campus collaborators and clearly articulated policies and procedures to handle most or all situations. Integrating effective policies and procedures with a decisive mission statement, competent staff with specific responsibilities, and reasonable funding helps ensure equal opportunity while upholding academic integrity. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Accessibility (for Disabled), Administrative Policy, College Environment, College Role, College Students, Disabilities, Equal Education, Financial Support, Higher Education, Institutional Mission, Mission Statements, Organizational Climate, Policy Formation, School Responsibility, Staff Utilization, Student Personnel Services
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Challenges of Diversity."