I thought this may be useful - comes from EASI (USA) who also offer many
very helpful on-line courses etc - see below
Best wishes E.A.
Mrs E.A. Draffan
Learning Societies Lab
ECS, University of Southampton
Tel: +44 (0)23 8059 7246
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Subject: Getting Ready for New Students
How do you smooth the transition to university for new students?
How you smooth the way to university for new students with disabilities?
EASI (Equal Access to Software and Information) has a pamphlet: Changes and
Challenges: Educational Transitions the EASI Way.
Here are valuable tips for students, parents, teachers on how to prepare the
path and also tips for the faculty and staff at the university in preparing
for the student's arrival.
If you would like this document, send mail to [log in to unmask]
The pamphlet will be attached as a Microsoft document.
EASI Courses and Webinars for September
Online Course: Barrier-free Information Technology:
Webinar 4-part series: Accessible Vodcasts, Making Captions for a Personal
Free Webinar: Accessible E-books in Higher Ed, the Future is Coming:
Norman Coombs CEO EASI
22196 Caminito Tasquillo
Laguna Hills CA 92653
Check out EASI's New Synchronous Clinics:
EASI Home Page http://www.rit.edu/~easi
Online Courses and Clinics http://easi.cc/workshop.htm
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