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is one of the nation's top research universities, distinguished by its commitment to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology. Georgia Tech is located in the center of Atlanta, where 18,000 students receive a focused, technologically based education. It consistently ranks among U.S. News & World Report's top ten public universities in the U.S., and ranks 4th among engineering graduate schools. The director of the mobility RERC, Stephen Sprigle, is PI of the Rehabilitation Engineering and Applied Research (REAR) Lab at Georgia Tech. Other collaborative sites at Georgia Tech are also listed ...
or because of travel time. Telerehabilitation also allows experts in rehabilitation to engage in a clinical consultation at a distance. Most telerehabilitation is very visual. The most widely used modalities, as of 2006, are webcams , tele- videoconferencing over phone lines , videophones and webpages containing rich internet applications. The visual nature of telerehabilitation technology limits the types of rehabilitation services that can be provided. It is most widely used for neuropsychological rehabilitation ; fitting of rehabilitation equipment such as wheelchairs , braces or artificial limbs ; and in speech-language ...
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ADA at 20: Still Evolving After All These Years | United Spinal's ...
As an organization, United Spinal Association recognizes the importance of transportation in the lives of people with disabilities, particularly those with Spinal Cord Impairment, as they strive to live independently. Without access to accessible transportation, many people with disabilities would have no means of traveling to and from the workplace, or to social activities within their communities. United Spinal has worked for almost two decades to ensure that public transportation facilities are accessible to and usable by people with disabilities. In fact, United Spinal’s General Counsel James J. Weisman, was a key negotiator ... market research, surveys and trends


Workplace RERC - Workplace Accommodations R&D Digest - March/April ...
An update from the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Workplace Accommodations (Work RERC) on our research, project activities, and resources of interest. More information about the Work RERC can be found at What accommodations work well, for whom, and in what settings? Those are the questions that the Work RERC is trying to determine with its User Needs Project. The purpose of this project is to characterize the assistive technology and other accommodation requirements of workers with disabilities in order to identify gaps in technology and accommodation practice. In addition to ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Telecom RERC Comments on Broadband Accessibility for People with ...
Filed on October 6, 2009 by Judith E. Harkins and Gregg C. Vanderheiden, Co-Principal Investigators, RERC on Telecommunications Access and Karen Peltz Strauss, KPS Consulting. Please cite this document as follows: Harkins, J.E., Vanderheiden, G.C., & Strauss, K.P. (Oct. 6, 2009). Comments of the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Telecommunications Access, In the Matter of Broadband Accessibility for People with Disabilities - Workshop II, Barriers, Opportunities, and Policy Recommendations, GN Docket Nos. 09-47, 09-51 and 09-137. (Available at ... industry trends, business articles and survey research


Improving disability evaluation productivity: linking innovative ...
Gregg, C. and Vanderheiden, P.I. (2003) RERC on Information Technology Access, University of. Wisconsin/Madison, ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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[Federal Register: June 17, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 117)] [Notices] [Page 34272-34276] From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [] [DOCID:fr17jn08-35] ======================================================================= ----------------------------------------------------------------------- DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Overview Information; National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR)--Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
RERC on Information Technology Access
In October 2003, the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (NIDRR) of the U.S. Department of Education, awarded a five-year, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) grant to the Trace Research & Development Center , University of Wisconsin - Madison. The overall focus of the Universal Interface and Information Technology Access RERC is on accessibility and usability of current and emerging information technologies. This includes access to information content in its various forms, as well as access to interfaces used within content and by electronic technologies in general. The desired outcome of ...
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I made a website for school on google websites. It lets me comment but I need people like parents of the students to be able to comment. how can I make it so they can comment on my website? Hi bluebabi2014, There are a number of techniques to allow visitors to comment. See reference one below for more information and links. The most common technique is Raveen's / Steegle's Documents Form / Spreadsheet technique: Raveen's technique (reference tow): And, Steegle has similar instructions (reference three): websites/google-sites-howtos/ visitor-comments-google- spreadsheet-form Since ...