Elizabeth Getzel, M.A.
ACE-IT! Student Views on Expanding Academic & Career Supports for College Students with Physical & Neurological Disabilities
Elizabeth Getzel, M.A., Andrea Konig, Jennifer Bagsby
Date: 6/5/2006, 2:00pm Eastern
This is a free webcast. The presentation will be useful to disability support professionals, faculty field placement coordinators, career counselors, field instructors, transition specialists, students with neurological disabilities and family members.
Academic and Career Exploration-Individualized Techniques! (ACE-IT!) uses a supported education approach to provide individualized services to students with traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, and other neurological disabilities. Ms. Konig and Ms. Bagsby will share about their experiences with the program developed at VCU and what services and supports were particularly useful in reaching their career goals.
Learn about the importance of this program in higher education and how to promote success using an array of supports for students with physical and neurological disabilities. Not only will you hear directly from students, but you will also have the opportunity to ask questions to these successful individuals during a live chatroom following the web cast.