Teaching Assistants' Training Program

Centre for Teaching Support & Innovation, 130 St. George Street, Robarts Library, 4th floor

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Accessibility in Higher Educational Environments: An Introduction

Thursday, June 7, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT


Thursday, June 7, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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Blackburn Room, Robarts Library 4th Floor – CORE

Abdullah Farooqi, TATP Humanities Summer Trainer
Shawn Xiong, TATP Summer Sciences Trainer

How can we make our classrooms more accessible for all students? In this workshop, participants will be introduced to basic accessibility terminology and principles. We will work through various scenarios around how these issues arise in our classrooms and collaboratively generate strategies that create a culture of accessibility. By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to identify accessibility concerns in their teaching environments and have brainstormed methods to address these issues in their own contexts.


Blackburn Room