2015 Ohio Ahead Conference
Celebrating 25 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act
October 23, 2015
Wright State University Student Union
Join with the Ohio Association of Higher Education and Disability during our annual Fall conference to celebrate and learn. Save October 23, 2015 to network with your disability services colleagues from throughout the state of Ohio to discuss emerging issues and best practices in providing access for students with disabilities in post-secondary education.
4.5 Clock hours of CEU’s pre-approved for CRC’s
CEU application pending for LSW/LISW/PC/PCC
Schedule of Events:
8:30-9:30 Registration/Check-In/Vendor Exhibits/Light Breakfast
9:30-11:00 Welcome – Vice President, Wright State University
Keynote Presentation: Accessibility Hot Topics with the Office of Civil Rights
OCR’s Mission and Scope
To advance the U.S. Department of Education’s mission of promoting student achievement and to prepare students for global competitiveness, OCR’s purpose is to foster educational excellence and ensure equal access by enforcing federal civil rights laws and implementing regulations that prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, and age in all programs or activities that receive federal financial assistance.
CRC CEU’s: Approved
LSW/LISW/PC/PCC CEU’s: N/A
Chandra Baldwin and Kimberly Kilby will discuss current trends and hot topics in disability services and answer questions from the audience. Topics include factors to consider when determining accommodations, accommodating College Credit Plus students, and ADA/504 compliance.
11:15-12:15 Concurrent Session 1/Vendor Exhibits
12:15-1:30 Lunch and Ohio AHEAD Business Meeting (beginning at 12:30)
1:45-2:45 Concurrent Session 2/Vendor Exhibits
3:00-4:00 Concurrent Session 3
CRC/LSW/LISW/PC/PCC Continuing Education Application Pending
Directions to WSU:
A printable campus map is available at http://www.wright.edu/maps#tab=printable-map.
For Overnight Accommodations, please visit http://www.wright.edu/undergraduate-admissions/visit/nearby-accommodations.