Meeting Students’ Accommodation Needs

Friday, January 8, 2021
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

 

To attend the webinar, log-in as a guest at https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/40c88b4e18d44434be1d8c77fdda0d9b. This is a Blackboard Collaborate Session.

 

The webinar starts at 12:15 p.m. and we kindly request participants to enter the webinar at least 15 minutes prior to the start time and no later than 12:20 p.m. 

 

Meeting Students’ Accommodation Needs is a webinar ONLY – please do not come to the CTE office.


Details

In this session you will learn simple instructional techniques that benefit all users, technology tools that can be used to provide specific accommodations, and resources that are available to meet accommodation needs.


Register


** Registration Procedures Update **

In order for attendees to personally track their current registrations and attendance at certificate of completion workshops and events, the Center for Teaching Excellence requires that all registrants create an account in our registration system and login to register for all workshops.

 

If you have an existing training account with the Division of Human Resources, Office of Organizational and Professional Development, you do not need to create an account. You can login using your HR training username and password. By logging in to register for CTE events, your complete training record for both CTE and HR trainings will be available with a single account and login.


Facilitator


Susan Quinn
Assistant Director
eLearning Services


Susan Quinn is the Assistant Director of eLearning Services in the department of Division of Information Technology (DoIT). Prior to joining DoIT, she was director of instructional support in the College of Education. Quinn has an M.Ed. in special education technology, and was a special education teacher and research associate before coming to UofSC.


James Campbell
Consultant, eLearning Services

 



Aisha Haynes
Assistant Director
Center for Teaching Excellence


Aisha Haynes is the Assistant Director at the UofSC Center for Teaching Excellence. She oversees the CTE’s Instructional Design team. Haynes is a certified Quality Matters Peer and Master Reviewer, and has earned Online Teaching certifications from the Online Learning Consortium. She teaches technology courses for the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management and Palmetto College. She is also Graduate Associate Faculty in the College of Education. Her research interests include: instructional design in online learning environments, online course accessibility, Universal Design for Learning (UDL), learning styles, and collaboration and engagement in online learning environments.



Emilia DeMarco
Accommodations Coordinator
Student Disability Resource Center


Emilia DeMarco is from Fairfax, Virginia, and graduated with a B.A. in Communication Studies from the University of Rhode Island in 2016 and an M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina in 2019. Emilia works with students registered with the Student Disability Resource Center to facilitate the provision of accommodations, assisting faculty & staff as necessary, and educating the greater Carolina Community.