January 17, 2018

ADAinfocus Webinar SeriesPresented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

Cost: Free

This is a 90 minute session.

December 2, 2017

Presented by the Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library in American Sign Language with Voice Interpretation

January 22, 2018

Presented by the ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP)

The conference will offer a variety of sessions and feature speakers from The U.S. Dept. of Justice, The U.S. Access Board, The National Network of ADA Centers, and other nationally recognized ADA experts. Registration is open to the public. In addition, ACTCP members will have an opportunity to obtain both foundation and elective level credits towards their program completion.

June 17, 2018

Presented by the ADA National Network

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November 14, 2017

ACAA: Expanded Disability Training Materials

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has several modular programs on the rights and responsibilities of individuals and airlines under the Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA). These programs can be used to assist individuals with disabilities and to supplement the training and education of airline employees and contractors.

November 14, 2017

Digital Accessibility: “7 Principles of Inclusive Design That Put People First”

This article outlines principles for making digital products inclusive and accessible for employees and potential employees, as well as customers with disabilities.

November 14, 2017

Enhancing Airport Wayfinding for Aging Travelers and Persons with Disabilities

This new guidebook is designed to help airport operators and planners assist aging travelers and those with disabilities navigate airports using pedestrian wayfinding systems. The guidebook also includes a “Wayfinding Accessibility Audit Checklist,” suggestions for apps and web-based information systems, and information on compliance with federal and international regulations and standards.

November 14, 2017

Mentoring Toolkit

This new resource is designed for federal agencies and others interested in how mentoring can support the recruitment, placement, retention, and advancement of individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in the workforce.

November 14, 2017

“Disability Suits over Website Access Surge”

This article reports on the growing number of lawsuits that allege violations of Title III of the ADA because of websites that are difficult for people with disabilities to navigate.