Location

Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Event Website

https://pacrim.coe.hawaii.edu

Start Date

3-2020 12:00 AM

End Date

3-2020 12:00 AM

Description

Australian universities have a legal and ethical responsibility to create inclusive learning environments for all students with disability. This article explores the understanding of ‘hidden disability’ amongst a group of Australian university academics and the triumphs and challenges they face as they strive to provide and foster an inclusive classroom.

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Jane Hickey is an Australian university lecturer who is passionate about removing the societal barriers that exist for young people with disability. She is currently completing research in the area of university inclusive teaching and learning practices for her PhD.

This article is brought to you for free and open access by the Center on Disability Studies, ISSN 2641-6115. Licensed under CC BY 4.0.

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Inclusive Teaching and Learning: Meeting the Needs of Australian University Students with ‘Hidden Disabilities’ in the Classroom

Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Australian universities have a legal and ethical responsibility to create inclusive learning environments for all students with disability. This article explores the understanding of ‘hidden disability’ amongst a group of Australian university academics and the triumphs and challenges they face as they strive to provide and foster an inclusive classroom.

https://kahualike.manoa.hawaii.edu/pacrim/2020/Articles/7