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Virtual Conversation Hour: The Additional Writing Support Plan (AWS): Online Writing Center Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

April 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

The OWC Community invites you to join us for discussion during our free Virtual Conversation Hour.

  • Date: Friday, April 10, from 12-1pm EST
  • Topic: The Additional Writing Support Plan (AWS): Online Writing Center Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
  • Session Leader: Veronica Oliver, Walden University Writing Center
  • Registration: register online

Dr. Veronica Oliver will discuss the “whys” and “hows” of the Walden University Writing Center AWS plan—a plan supporting students with disabilities in the context of an online writing center. The discussion will be geared towards the importance of having such an accommodation to include some of the benefits of the plan, as noted from student feedback, as well as some of the limitations and / or issues that have arisen in relation to the plan. Participants will have the opportunity to share if / how their centers provide similar accommodations.

Details

Date:
April 10
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm