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China: Revise Disability Regulations for Education - Human Rights Watch
Dated: Fri, 17 May 2013 22:40:58 GMT
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China: Revise Disability Regulations for EducationHuman Rights WatchThe amendments to the disability regulations have some positive elements, such as requiring mainstream schools to develop individualized educational plans for students with disabilities. However, the revisions continue to reinforce a parallel system of ...
Women with chronic physical disabilities are no less likely to bear children - EurekAlert (press release)
Dated: Thu, 16 May 2013 17:15:25 GMT
Negotiate Graduate School as a Student With Disabilities - U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Dated: Fri, 17 May 2013 13:40:59 GMT
Negotiate Graduate School as a Student With DisabilitiesU.S. News & World Report (blog)According to the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, a disability is defined as "a physical or mental impairment that substantially impairs or restricts one or more major life activities such as: caring for one's self, performing manual tasks ...
Abercrombie & Fitch Brand Hollister Violating Disabilities Act: Denver Judge - Huffington Post
Dated: Thu, 16 May 2013 22:22:43 GMT
Refueling is issue for disabilities advocate - USA TODAY
Dated: Wed, 15 May 2013 20:51:53 GMT
Refueling is issue for disabilities advocateUSA TODAYThe federal Americans with Disabilities Act does have rules, in effect for about a year, that require any gas pump not to have controls more than 54 inches above the road surface. Everything on new pumps must be lower than 48 inches. That gives some ...
Disability Rights: Bedroom Tax Illegally Discriminates Against Disabled People ... - Huffington Post UK
Dated: Wed, 15 May 2013 19:48:24 GMT
Disability Sport Wales: Record number playing, figures show - BBC News
Dated: Fri, 17 May 2013 14:43:05 GMT
Diplomas Elusive for Many Students With Learning Disabilities - Education Week News (blog)
Dated: Wed, 15 May 2013 14:01:24 GMT
Diplomas Elusive for Many Students With Learning DisabilitiesEducation Week News (blog)Students with learning disabilities—dyslexia, dyscalculia, or auditory or visual processing disorders, for example—make up about 41 percent of the students who are covered under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. The New York-based ...
Opposition slams rush on disability payments - New Zealand Herald
Dated: Fri, 17 May 2013 17:32:02 GMT
Opposition slams rush on disability paymentsNew Zealand HeraldThe new policy did not extend payments to spouses of disabled adults or parents of disabled children. Labour disability issues spokeswoman Ruth Dyson said it was important to hear from the public and experts on whether the bill should be extended to ...
Minister orders disabled residences review - Stuff.co.nz
Dated: Fri, 17 May 2013 05:59:41 GMT
Minister orders disabled residences reviewStuff.co.nzGrammer is the president of the Disabled Persons Assembly and a consumer of disability services. Van Eden is a highly experienced management consultant with experience in the health and disability sector. "The Director General of Health, Dr Kevin Woods ...and more »