Straight Talk about Accommodation and Self-Disclosure
Date: 3/1/2010, 2:00pm Eastern
Mid-Atlantic ADA Center — Knowing what to disclose about a disability is as important as knowing when to disclose this personal information. Parents and transition professionals play a key role in preparing students with disabilities for this eventuality. Knowledge about key policies is only a part of the information youth with disabilities need to understand when talking self-disclosure and requesting accommodations.