KU Center for Research on Learning

KU Center for Research on Learning





DAS Materials


Our Materials are free, downloadable online resources based on our research of issues in education, employment, and quality of life for adolescents and adults with disabilities.


Accommodating Adults with Disabilities in Adult Education Programs


Adult educators' guide to accommodations, procedures, strategies, and legal information for helping students with disabilities succeed in their classrooms
Related project: Accommodations in Adult Education

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Beyond Ramps: Making Your Services Accessible to People with Disabilities


Booklet for community-based organizations on how to make services more inviting to and inclusive of community members with disabilities
Related project: Welfare to Work

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Demonstration to Maintain Independence & Employment (DMIE)


Research findings and newsletters.
Related project: Kansas Demonstration to Maintain Independence & Employment

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Help Wanted: Diversifying and Strengthening Your Workforce by Hiring People with Disabilities


Manual to assist employers hiring people with disabilities—from writing job descriptions to recruiting, interviewing, and hiring; also accommodations, tax incentives, health insurance and more
Related project: Welfare to Work

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Individual Accommodations Model


Brochures, reports and staff development modules that address accommodations for students with disabilities in postsecondary education (e.g., community and technical colleges).
Related project: The Individual Accommodations Model

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One-Stop 101 for CILs


Centers for Independent Living (CILs) will benefit from this tutorial about accessibility for people with disabilities in One-Stop workforce centers.
Related project: Full Participation in Independent Living

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Opening Doors: Empowering People with Disabilities


Resource manual for social service providers with information on disability etiquette, legal issues, disclosure and self-advocacy, accommodations and valuable resources
Related project: Welfare to Work

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The Comprehensive Adult Education Planner


Adult educators' guide to the Proficiency Attainment Model (PAM) for helping secondary level learners achieve success in their personal lives, work and transition into the community
Related project: Accommodations in Adult Education

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About our Materials


Many of the materials we have available are in PDF format. To read these documents, you will need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader or another PDF-compatible application.

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