Accessibility: Assistive Technology
In This Section:
- AJC Certification
- Assistive Technology
- WIOA Section 188 Disability Reference Guide
Questions (to answer individually or as a team)
Do all WIOA Core partners know how to implement Section 188 in conjunction with the Americans with Disabilities Act, embedding it in policies and procedures, including reasonable accommodations and assistive technology?
Do all WIOA Core partners collaborate with Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and other disability partners (i.e., Commissions for the Blind, Programs for Deaf, etc.) to support AJC Certification surveying and continuous improvement?
Actions (to take individually or as a team)
Explore how WIOA leadership communicates to program staff about operationalizing policies in areas of physical, programmatic, and communication accessibility and what training efforts have been deployed, including training on Assistive Technology (AT).
Do all WIOA Core partners collaborate with Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and other disability partners (i.e., Centers for Independent Living, Commissions for the Blind, Programs for Deaf,, etc.) to support AJC Certification and continuous improvement?
Explore how your region handles the AJC Certification process and if VR and/or any other disability partners serve as subject matter experts on Assistive Technology (AT), accommodations and more, to better ensure that accessibility is reflected in policie
- Playlist 4: Physical Access for Individuals with Disabilities
- Playlist 5: Technology Access for Individuals with Disabilities
- Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
- Career Pathways Customer Flow
- State Assistive Technology (AT) Programs
- Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology